Io in Eclipse

Ellen Cohen, NASA, Hayden Planetarium

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This short mpeg clip shows footage from the Cassini spacecraft of the surface of Jupiter's moon, Io, during a time when Jupiter is blocking the sun's light. The bright spots on surface are the glows of several volcanoes on the surface.

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Keyword: volcanoes