In April 2017, Jupiter is at opposition, that is the closest to the Earth. In addition, the hemisphere of the gas giant in the face of our planet fully illuminated by the Sun. Space telescope "Hubble" have successfully used this specific configuration, and vang'n new image of the largest planet ...
Space telescope "Hubble" has enabled scientists to make detailed images of the Jupiter gas giant close to the Earth.
February 12-station OSIRIS-REx make two pictures of Jupiter and three of its moons that NASA has joined in one. In this time the station is at the distance of 122 million miles of our planet on 673 million km from Jupiter.
Please note that the trips in the framework of the NASA "Discovery" is relatively inexpensive (the cost is more than 450 million u.s. dollars). So, previously it was realized the mission "the Messenger" (Messenger), refers to mercury, and the mission "Dawn" (the Dawn), which aims to asteroids Vesta and Ceres.
The scientific staff of the space Agency NASA report that they are able to record changes in the temperature on the largest planet in the solar system, Jupiter.
Experts Center Goddard Space Flight ndash; a large research NASA's Structural ndash; mapped Jupiter Fresh on the basis of the data, Space Telescope " Hubble raquo ;.
It is our solar system is something that may seem unusual. For some reason, most of the giant planets are far away from the sun and its vicinity are small and rocky worlds like Earth. But many open situation, additional solar systems are completely different. There are, in some cases, ...
Spaceship "Juno", fly to Jupiter, the earth after he successfully support. To a focus that allows interplanetary probe missing speed dial final stage of the process giving The unit was set up in August 2011, was designed to the radiation belt and magnetosphere of the planet study.