Jupiter and Io

universe–stuff: “ Jupiter and its volcanic moon Io captured by Cassini during its flyby of the solar system’s largest planet.

10 Interesting Facts About Jupiter | Universe Today | "Jupiter was approp named after the king of the gods. It’s massive, has a pwrful magnetic field & more moons than any planet in the Solar Sys. Though it has been known to astronomers since ancient times, the invention of the telescope & the advent of modern astronomy has taught us much about this gas giant. In short, there are countless interesting facts that many people just don’t know." Click to read and share the full article.

This photo was taken by Voyager 1 as it flew by Jupiter in This photo reveals the different colors of the red spot, showing that clouds swirl around the spot counter-clockwise at varying altitudes.

How about Jupiter? Wall Art Prints by Maja Cunningham | Minted

How about Jupiter? Wall Art Prints by Maja Cunningham | Minted

What planet in the solar system should you live on? | Playbuzz

What planet in the solar system should you live on?

In Western astrology, the location and movements of the astrological planets, sun and moon are major influences of the traits associated with the zodiac signs. The exact position of the planets,…

Ganymede: Facts About Jupiter’s Largest Moon

Ganymede would easily be classified as a planet if were orbiting the sun rather than Jupiter.

Jupiter, the Great Red Spot and Io with a volcano on the night side. Taken by the New Horizons spacecraft in 2008. [2700x3600]

spaceexp: A montage of New Horizons images of Jupiter and its volcanic moon Io, taken during the spacecraft’s Jupiter flyby in early The image shows a major eruption in progress on Io’s night side, at the northern volcano Tvashtar

Ganymede: Facts About Jupiter's Largest Moon

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Callisto: Facts about Jupiter’s Dead Moon

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10 Facts About Jupiter

10 Facts About The Giant Planet, Jupiter [Infographic]

In honor of the Juno space probe arriving at Jupiter on July I have put together an infographic containing some facts about the largest planet in our solar system.

Complex and beautiful patterns adorn the icy surface of Jupiter's moon Europa, as seen in this color image intended to approximate how the satellite might appear to the human eye. The data used to create this view were acquired by NASA's Galileo spacecraft in 1995 and 1998.

Europa is an icy moon of Jupiter and one of the four so-called Galilean moons of Jupiter. See more facts about Europa and its history here.

Callisto: Facts About Jupiter's (Not So) Dead Moon

This image of Jupiter's moon Callisto was captured from a distance of kilometers. The large "bull's-eye" at the top of the image is .

Ocean on Jupiter's Moon Europa Likely Deep Underground | LiveScience

Ocean on Jupiter's Moon Europa Likely Deep Underground

Europa: Highest Resolution Global Color View A mission to Europa? Though NASA is devoting many of its exploration resources to Mars these days, the agency still has its eye on an icy moon of Jupiter that may be capable of supporting life as we know it.

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Just Shattered What We Knew About Jupiter - ScienceAlert

JUPITER >>>> Huge cyclones rage near Jupiter's mysterious poles, and the giant planet's powerful auroras are fundamentally different from Earth's northern and southern lights, the first science results from NASA's Juno mission reveal.