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Io against Jupiter

Io against Jupiter

NASA / JPL / Jason Perry

Io against Jupiter
The Galileo Sold-State Imaging Experiment (SSI) acquired the images used in this color global mosaic of Io in front of Jupiter on orbit G2 on September 7, 1996. The camera's red, green, and violet filters were used for color. The mosaic is centered at 0.6°N, 174.6°W and has a resolution of 4.9 kilometers per pixel.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Jason Perry

Original image data dated on or about September 7, 1996

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