Jupiters Auroral Ring and Polar Haze
April 22, 2005
This image shows the Jovian aurorae , in particular the northern ring (here shown in yellow/orange) as well as the "polar haze" (blue). The visibility of the various features has been enhanced by the use of false-colours. The moon Io is visible to the left.
Topics: Environment, Technology Internet, Aurora, Planetary science, Moons of Jupiter, Haze, Electrical phenomena, Gas giant, Io, Jupiter