Jupiter - Great Red Spot Region

Jupiter - Great Red Spot Region

This mosaic of the Great Red Spot shows that the region has changed significantly since the Voyager 1 encounter three months ago. Around the northern boundary a white cloud is seen, which extends to east of the region. The presence of this cloud prevents small cloud vertices from circling the spot in the manner seen in the Voyager 1 encounter.

  • Catalog Number: NASA-PIA00065
  • Credit: Image courtesy of NASA/JPL
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