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Jupiter Image 2021/04/16(UT)
Clyde Foster,Anthony Wesley
I was up earlier to try and catch the latest Juno flyby track before it slipped round the corner.
Unfortunately that meant low altitude and seeing was not great.
But DS7 is still there so we will wait patiently for the Juno images coming back.
And there are a number of other interesting targets to look forward to. Ganymede was transiting.
Other than the Juno flyby,I noted some CH4 light (not bright) features in the NPR,
and the light feature on the np edge of Oval BA,
which is very noticeable in the UV,where it is close to the CM.
[Clyde Foster:Centurion,South Africa]
Hi all, some decent seeing for a while this morning just before sunrise.
Here's an image of Jupiter showing the interesting colouration that it's
showing early in this season as others have noted. The Equatorial Zone
is a strong yellow colour and the NEB has quite a distinct red/brown
colour with a series of large white ovals visible on its northern edge.
By contrast the SEB is a much fainter grey/blue. The moon shadow is from
[Anthony Wesley,Murrumbateman Australia]