Category: jupiter

Jupiter on the horizon of one of its moons. 19…

Jupiter on the horizon of one of its moons. 1973 Soviet postcard with space art by Andrei Sokolov and cosmonaut Alexei Leonov.

The Great Red Spot of Jupiter, observed by Voy…

The Great Red Spot of Jupiter, observed by Voyager 1 on March 4, 1979.

Artist’s concept of a plume of water vapor eje…

Artist’s concept of a plume of water vapor ejected from the icy surface of Europa, moon of Jupiter.

(NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory)

Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Pioneer 11 probe i…

Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Pioneer 11 probe in 1974.

(Wikipedia)

Planets Saturn, Jupiter, and Mars, illustrated…

Planets Saturn, Jupiter, and Mars, illustrated by French artist-astronomer Étienne Léopold Trouvelot, early 1880s, courtesy of New York Public Library.

Planet Jupiter, observed by the Juno probe on …

Planet Jupiter, observed by the Juno probe on September 1, 2017.

Planet Jupiter, observed by the Juno probe on …

Planet Jupiter, observed by the Juno probe on September 1, 2017.

Planet Jupiter, observed by the Juno probe on …

Planet Jupiter, observed by the Juno probe on September 1, 2017.

August 17, 2011: Beautiful Jupiter with moons …

August 17, 2011: Beautiful Jupiter with moons Callisto (above) and Europa (right), observed and sketched by Fred Burgeot.

Planet Jupiter, August 5, 1999, observed by th…

Planet Jupiter, August 5, 1999, observed by the Hubble Space Telescope.