PIA18176: Galileo Over Io (Artist's Concept)

Galileo Over Io (Artist’s Concept)


Artist's rendering of NASA's Galileo spacecraft flying past Jupiter's moon Io. Galileo made multiple close approaches to the volcanically active moon during its time at Jupiter, including a first pass in Dec. 1995, during its arrival in the Jupiter system.

Cataloging Keywords:

Name Value Additional Values
Target Io Jupiter
System Jupiter
Target Type Satellite Planet
Mission Galileo
Instrument Host Galileo Orbiter
Host Type Orbiter Probe
Extra Keywords Artwork, Color, Volcano
Acquisition Date
Release Date 1996-01-02
Date in Caption
Image Credit NASA
Source photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA18176
Identifier PIA18176