full disc of jupiter with small shadow on cloud tops

This true-color simulated view of Jupiter is composed of 4 images taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on Dec. 7, 2000. To illustrate what Jupiter would have looked like if the cameras had a field-of-view large enough to capture the entire planet, the cylindrical map was projected onto a globe. The resolution is about 89 miles (144 kilometers) per pixel. Jupiter's moon Europa is casting the shadow on the planet.

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NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

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