Hubble Finds New Dark Spot on Neptune
March 17, 2003
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has discovered a new great dark spot, located in the northern hemisphere of the planet Neptune. Because the planet's northern hemisphere is now tilted away from Earth, the new feature appears near the limb of the planet.
Topics: Environment, Neptune, Planetary science, Space exploration, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Extraterrestrial vortex, Great Dark Spot, Vortices, Voyager 2, Hubble Space Telescope, Planet