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JUNO’S LATEST FLYBY OF JUPITER CAPTURES TWO MASSIVE STORMS

This image of Jupiter’s turbulent southern hemisphere was captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft as it performed its most recent close flyby of the gas giant planet on Dec. 21, 2018. This new perspective captures the notable Great Red Spot, as... Continue Reading →

Juno’s Perijove

On October 29, 2018, NASA's Juno probe successfully performed her Perijove-16 Jupiter flyby.This time, Juno's spin axis was pointed away from Earth, in order to obtain a better view to Jupiter for Juno's instruments. At the same time, solar conjunction... Continue Reading →

Cloud Swirls around Southern Jupiter from Juno

Juno just completed its fourth pass near Jupiter. Launched from Earth in 2011 and arriving at Jupiter just last July, robotic Juno concluded its latest elliptical orbit around our Solar System's largest planet 11 days ago. Pictured  here from that... Continue Reading →

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