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Jupiter's North Tropical Zone

Jupiter's North Tropical Zone

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NASA / JPL-Caltech / Björn Jónsson

Jupiter's North Tropical Zone
This Voyager 1 mosaic shows the southern edge of the North Tropical Zone near the top of the image, and the NTrZ/NEB boundary in the lower portion. The images comprising this mosaic were acquired at a distance of ~1.4 million kilometers from Jupiter's center at a resolution of ~14 km/pixel.

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 4, 1979

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