Hubble’s Brand New Image of Jupiter

  • Released Thursday, August 8th, 2019
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:45PM

This new Hubble Space Telescope view of Jupiter, taken on June 27, 2019, reveals the giant planet's trademark Great Red Spot, and a more intense color palette in the clouds swirling in Jupiter's turbulent atmosphere than seen in previous years.

The colors, and their changes, provide important clues to ongoing processes in planetary atmospheres.

For more information, visit https://nasa.gov/hubble.

Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/Paul Morris/Tracy Vogel
Music credits: "Solaris" by Axel Tenner [GEMA], Michael Schluecker [GEMA] and Raphael Schalz [GEMA]; Killer Tracks Production Music

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