Jupiter - Voyager 1

Raw image of Jupiter from 25 million km

Jupiter
Voyager 1 raw image of Jupiter from 25.4 million km, taken 24 days before closest approach. This image was taken through orange filter of the narrow angle camera and shows the full disk of Jupiter within the frame. Jupiter is 140,000 km in diameter and north is at 11:00. (Voyager 1, 15662.37)
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Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): 1979-02-09 T 06:38:58
Distance/Range (km): 25373198.
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): +25.99,144.24
Orbit(s): flyby

Imaging Information
Area or Feature Type: global view
Instrument: Narrow Angle Vidicon Camera
Instrument Resolution (pixels): 800 x 800, 8 bit
Instrument Field of View (deg): .424 x .424
Filter: orange (3)
Illumination Incidence Angle (deg): 30.79
Phase Angle (deg): 24.87
Instrument Look Direction: N/A
Surface Emission Angle (deg): 47.88

Ordering Information
CD-ROM Volume: VG_0015
NASA Image ID number: FDS 15662.37
Other Image ID number: 1392J1-025
NSSDC Data Set ID (Photo): 77-084A-01B
NSSDC Data Set ID (CD): 77-084A-01P
Other ID: N/A

Updated 03 March 2003, DRW.