Galileo Probe Location [ID: 61]

Coordinates : 4.932° latitude , 347.004° longitude
Submitted by : Pal'chikov-74 on 2015-12-30 23:09 UT

This area was the entry site of the Galileo atmospheric probe in the 1990s. It is the only area of Jupiter's clouds that we know the molecular composition of. By imaging the probe location, we can extrapolate the cloud appearances and general composition to the rest of the planet and monitor changes in the region over time.

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