PIA01485: South Polar Region of Io

South Polar Region of Io


The South Polar region of Jupiter's moon Io, seen by Voyager 1 as it passed beneath.

Background Info:

JPL manages and controls the Voyager project for NASA's Office of Space Science.

Cataloging Keywords:

Name Value Additional Values
Target Io Jupiter
System Jupiter
Target Type Satellite Planet
Mission Voyager
Instrument Host Voyager 1
Host Type Flyby Spacecraft
Extra Keywords Color
Acquisition Date
Release Date 1998-11-02
Date in Caption
Image Credit NASA/JPL/USGS
Source photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA01485
Identifier PIA01485