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Europa and the Great Red Spot

Europa (upper right) is slightly smaller than Earth’s Moon. Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, a vast cyclonic storm system about two times the size of Earth, is surrounded by other oval storms and banded clouds.

Multi-frame mosaic, Voyager 1, March 3, 1979

Credit: NASA; JPL; Michael Benson, Kinetikon Pictures

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