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Update on Jupiter’s atmospheric features

A new interim report on Jupiter (no.8) has been posted on the Jupiter Section web pages.

It includes a hi-res map of the planet on 2016 April 28-29 with key features labelled.

Since our last such report two  months earlier, the main changes have been:

--The NEB expansion event has stalled and is now regressing – unlike all previous such events that have been recorded.

--The S. Temperate region has become almost blank, although the three structured sectors are persisting and evolving as predicted.

--The internal circulation of the Great Red Spot has been visualised in real time on three more dates.

The report is at: at:

https://britastro.org/node/7329

 

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