March 17, 2003
This photo was taken by Voyager 2's wide-angle camera. Light at methane wavelengths is mostly absorbed in thedeeper atmosphere. The bright, white feature is a high-altitude cloud just south of the Great Dark Spot.Other, smaller clouds assocated with the Great Dark Spot are white, and are also at high altitudes.
Topics: Hospitality Recreation, Neptune, Planetary atmospheres, Planetary science, Great Dark Spot, Extraterrestrial atmospheres, Cloud, Vortices, Titan, Voyager 2, Atmosphere