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Jupiter's limb

Jupiter's limb

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NASA / JPL / Björn Jónsson

Jupiter's limb
An approximately true color Voyager 1 mosaic showing Jupiter‘s limb. The resolution of the original imaging data is roughly 8 km/pixel. Jupiter‘s blue sky is visible at the limb.

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: Björn Jónsson

Original image data dated on or about March 5, 1979

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