Cosmic 'MUSE': Space Photos from High-Tech Telescope Tool (Gallery)

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Transit of Europa Across Disc of Jupiter MUSE Video Still

Credit: ESO/MUSE consortium/R. Bacon
This is a screenshot of a video sequence created from many separate MUSE observations of the planet Jupiter during a transit of the moon Europe and its…Read More »

shadow. To make the pictures for this time-lapse movie selected regions of the spectrum were extracted to form a set of color images. They were selected to correspond to the wavelengths associated with methane absorption in Jupiter's atmosphere. This image was released March 2014.    Less «
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