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Ten Facts about Jupiter’s Great Red Spot
Posted by Physics & Astronomy in Leicester to Jupiter: The Juno Mission on July 10, 2017
In honour of Juno’s close encounter with Jupiter’s Great Red Spot (GRS) on July 11th 2017, here are some quick facts about the Solar System’s most famous storm system: The Great Red Spot is a very long-lived spinning vortex: drawings show the GRS in the Victorian era, but it might have persisted for even […]
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