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Io, with Pillan erupting

Io, with Pillan erupting

NASA / JPL / color composite by Jason Perry

Io, with Pillan erupting
Galileo captured this global view of Io in 1997. A fuzzy puff off the left side of the disk is the actively erupting volcano Pillan.

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: Jason Perry

Original image data dated on or about June 28, 1997

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