Planets and Moons  Universe  ID: 12570

Hubble Views Jupiter at Opposition

The Hubble Space Telescope observed Jupiter on April 3rd, 2017 - just days before Jupiter is in opposition on April 7th. This new image of Jupiter is part of Hubble's Outer Planets Atmospheres Legacy program, which is one of many ways Hubble provides science on the Jupiter system.

View the NASA.gov web story here - nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2017/hubble-takes-close-up-portrait-of-jupiterE
View the HubbleSite release images here - hubblesite.org/news_release/news/2017-15
Learn more about Hubble's OPAL program here - archive.stsci.edu/prepds/opal/
Learn more about NASA's Juno mission here - nasa.gov/juno
Learn more about NASA's planned Europa Clipper mission here - nasa.gov/europa
 

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Producer:
Katrina Jackson (USRA)

Host:
Katrina Jackson (USRA)

Editor:
Katrina Jackson (USRA)

Videographers:
Rob Andreoli (AIMM)
John Caldwell (AIMM)

Scientist:
Amy A. Simon (NASA)

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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

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Keywords:
SVS >> Jupiter
SVS >> Hubble Space Telescope
SVS >> Juno
SVS >> Solar System >> Planets >> Jupiter >> Moons
SVS >> Solar System >> Galilean moons >> Europa
SVS >> Solar System >> Galilean moons >> Ganymede
NASA Science >> Planets and Moons
NASA Science >> Universe
SVS >> Plume