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First in-orbit Jupiter photo from juno

PostPosted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 4:15 am
by diablo

First in-orbit Jupiter photo from juno

PostPosted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 7:17 am
by smeggypants
Is this the first time a probe has got this close?

First in-orbit Jupiter photo from juno

PostPosted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 8:52 am
by Channel Hopper
The Galileo craft did, but over the next few months Juno is expected to fly within a few thousand miles of the top of Jupiter's clouds.

It will get a bit closer still when Nasa chucks it away .

First in-orbit Jupiter photo from juno

PostPosted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 6:02 am
by smeggypants
NASA caught faking Jupiter images - same picture 2014 and 2016

2016 http://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/201 ... atmosphere

2014 http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap140517.html