Storm collision @ cloud phase transitions [ID: 1242]

Coordinates : -28.692° latitude , 298.476° longitude
Submitted by : Messier26 on 2017-07-16 23:32 UT

There are two spots which seem to be two storms about to collide with each other nearby a cloud phase transition. Storm collisions should give insight on rheology dynamics of the Jovian atmosphere.

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  1. comment by Hess-61 on 2017-11-05 20:45 UT

    I feel that if there was a clearer picture of this storm collision then we would have more insight into the workings of the atmosphere.

  2. comment by Hasslacher-30 on 2017-11-02 20:40 UT

    Photographing the collision of two storm systems may potentially offer valuable insight into the atmospheric properties of Jovian planets as well as weather patterns on Jovian planets.