Prevalent lightning sferics at 600 megahertz near Jupiter’s poles

@article{Brown2018PrevalentLS,
  title={Prevalent lightning sferics at 600 megahertz near Jupiter’s poles},
  author={Shannon T. Brown and M. Janssen and V. Adumitroaie and S. Atreya and S. Bolton and S. Gulkis and A. Ingersoll and S. Levin and Cheng Li and Liming Li and J. Lunine and S. Misra and G. Orton and P. Steffes and F. Tabataba-Vakili and I. Kolma{\vs}ov{\'a} and M. Imai and O. Santol{\'i}k and W. Kurth and G. Hospodarsky and D. Gurnett and J. Connerney},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2018},
  volume={558},
  pages={87-90}
}
Lightning has been detected on Jupiter by all visiting spacecraft through night-side optical imaging and whistler (lightning-generated radio waves) signatures1–6. Jovian lightning is thought to be generated in the mixed-phase (liquid–ice) region of convective water clouds through a charge-separation process between condensed liquid water and water-ice particles, similar to that of terrestrial (cloud-to-cloud) lightning7–9. Unlike terrestrial lightning, which emits broadly over the radio… Expand
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