Join Donate

The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Galileo's color views of the icy satellites

Galileo's color views of the icy satellites

Click to view full image

NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk

Galileo's color views of the icy satellites
Galileo acquired a few global color views of the Galilean satellites. The examples shown here of Europa, Callisto, and Ganymede are "true color" views that have not been colorized or have had their color data pulled from orbits different than those from the images used to create the mosaics (which is the case for many global mosaics). Due to inconsistent filter selection when the images were taken, there are some variations between images.

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

Explore related images: Jupiter's moons, BMSIL, Europa, pretty pictures, Galileo, Ganymede, data art (was amateur image processing), Callisto, full-globe view, many worlds

You are here:
Comments & Sharing
More Images
Bill Nye and people
Let's Change the World

Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.

Join Today

Bruce Murray and Carl Sagan
Pretty Pictures

Support the Bruce Murray Space Image Library and help us share the wonders of other worlds.


"We're changing the world. Are you in?"
- CEO Bill Nye

I'm In!