The Jupiter System Through the Eyes of Voyager 1

@article{Smith1979TheJS,
  title={The Jupiter System Through the Eyes of Voyager 1},
  author={B. Smith and L. Soderblom and T. Johnson and A. Ingersoll and S. A. Collins and E. Shoemaker and G. Hunt and H. Masursky and M. Carr and M. Davies and A. Cook and J. Boyce and G. Danielson and T. Owen and C. Sagan and R. Beebe and J. Veverka and R. Strom and J. Mccauley and D. Morrison and G. Briggs and V. Suomi},
  journal={Science},
  year={1979},
  volume={204},
  pages={951 - 972}
}
  • B. Smith, L. Soderblom, +19 authors V. Suomi
  • Published 1979
  • Geology, Medicine
  • Science
  • The cameras aboard Voyager 1 have provided a closeup view of the Jupiter system, revealing heretofore unknown characteristics and phenomena associated with the planet's atmosphere and the surfaces of its five major satellites. On Jupiter itself, atmospheric motions—the interaction of cloud systems—display complex vorticity. On its dark side, lightning and auroras are observed. A ring was discovered surrounding Jupiter. The satellite surfaces display dramatic differences including extensive… CONTINUE READING

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