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Voyager 2 mosaic of Ganymede

Voyager 2 mosaic of Ganymede

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NASA / JPL / Björn Jónsson

Voyager 2 mosaic of Ganymede
This is a grayscale mosaic at a resolution of ~1 km/pixel that has been colorized from lower resolution (3 km/pixel) color images. The prominent bright feature near center is the crater Osiris. Its diameter is 107 km.

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 July 8, 1979

Explore related images: Jupiter's moons, BMSIL, pretty pictures, data art (was amateur image processing), Ganymede, Voyager 1 and 2

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