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Memphis Facula, Ganymede

Memphis Facula, Ganymede

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NASA / JPL / Björn Jónsson

Memphis Facula, Ganymede
This mosaic of high-resolution Galileo SSI images was obtained during the G1 flyby in 1996. It covers a portion of Memphis Facula, centered at ~15°N, 132°W. The images were obtained at a distance of approximately 5000 km from Ganymede's center.

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

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