Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Venus Express orbit 1749

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A quick and dirty animation of images obtained by the Venus Express spacecraft. The images were obtained during orbit 1749 (one of the the so-­called "VEX Terminator Observations").

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The animation is available both on Youtube and as an animated gif (>11MB).

A "cookbook" on creating such animations is available for download from ESA's Planetary Science Archive. (PDF)

Original data are here.