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Jupiter’s "string of pearls" from Juno, 27 March 2017, enhanced color


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NASA / JPL-Caltech / SwRI / MSSS / Björn Jónsson

Jupiter’s "string of pearls" from Juno, 27 March 2017, enhanced color
Juno captured this view of Jupiter's "string of pearls"—a series of storms—during its fifth perijove flyby on March 27, 2017. The effects of global illumination have been removed and the contrast, color and sharpness exaggerated.

This image was created by processing the PJ-5 image 110 raw framelets.

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 27, 2017

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