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A plume on Io

A plume on Io


A plume on Io
The Tvashtar plume (right image, 11 o'clock) as seen from New Horizons on February 26th, in the first picture returned from the spacecraft during the close approach phase. The left image is a shorter exposure designed to look at Io's surface.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

Original image data dated on or about February 26, 2007

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