Here's looking at our solar system's giant through NASA's Juno and Cassini spacecrafts
Dramatic atmospheric features in Jupiter's northern hemisphere are captured in this view from NASA's Juno spacecraft. The new perspective shows swirling clouds that surround a circular feature within a jet stream region called
Jupiter's northern half (its northern hemisphere) is shown, from pole to equator, in this map produced from images taken by the Cassini spacecraft in 2000. Cassini did not fly over either of Jupiter's poles, but scientists were able to process their collection of images to create a view as if one were looking down onto the pole. Photo: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute
A multitude of magnificent, swirling clouds in Jupiter's dynamic North North Temperate Belt is captured in this image from NASA's Juno spacecraft. Appearing in the scene are several bright-white
This image of Jupiter's iconic Great Red Spot and surrounding turbulent zones was captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft. Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Gerald Eichstadt/Sean Doran
A long, brown oval known as a
Extraordinary view of Jupiter captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft on the outbound leg of its 12th close flyby of the gas giant planet. This new perspective of Jupiter from the south makes the Great Red Spot appear as though it is in northern territory. Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Gerald Eichstad/Sean Doran
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