Jupiter - Voyager 2

Jupiter raw image from 23.5 million km

Voyager 2 narrow angle camera orange filter image of Jupiter taken on 10 June 1976, 29 days before closest approach. The image was taken from 23.5 million km and has a resolution of about 200 km/pixel. Jupiter is 140,000 km in diameter and north is at 12:30 in this image. (Voyager 2, 19783.21)
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High resolution tiff file (1.0M)

Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): 1979-06-10 T 17:35:11
Distance/Range (km): 23,468,754.0
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): +57.16,106.81
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): 73.26
Phase Angle (deg): 37.50
Instrument Look Direction: N/A
Surface Emission Angle (deg): 50.40

Ordering Information
CD-ROM Volume: VG_0021
NASA Image ID number: FDS 19783.21
Other Image ID number: 1434J2-030
NSSDC Data Set ID (Photo): 77-076A-01D
NSSDC Data Set ID (CD): 77-076A-01V
Other ID: N/A


[NASA Logo] Authors/Curators:

Dave Williams, dave.williams@nasa.gov, (301) 286-1258
Code 690.1, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA

Jay Friedlander, jay.s.friedlander@nasa.gov, (301) 286-7172
Code 612.4, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA

NASA Official: Ed Grayzeck, edwin.j.grayzeck@nasa.gov

Last updated: 24 September 2015