APOD: Hubble's Jupiter and the Shrinking... (2022 Jan 09)

Comments and questions about the APOD on the main view screen.
MoonRockMan
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Re: APOD: Hubble's Jupiter and the Shrinking... (2022 Jan 09)

Post by MoonRockMan » Wed Jan 12, 2022 2:31 am

johnnydeep wrote:
Tue Jan 11, 2022 4:22 pm
MoonRockMan wrote:
Tue Jan 11, 2022 4:16 am
johnnydeep wrote:
Mon Jan 10, 2022 3:03 pm


I suppose you must be referring to this unusually dark oblong spot?:


jupiter moon shadow.JPG
Exactly :ssmile:
You have very observant eyes!
Thank you! :) I've been told I'm observant, and it's hard not to stare at a beautiful picture like this one for a long time.

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Re: APOD: Hubble's Jupiter and the Shrinking... (2022 Jan 09)

Post by johnnydeep » Wed Jan 12, 2022 1:53 pm

MoonRockMan wrote:
Wed Jan 12, 2022 2:31 am
johnnydeep wrote:
Tue Jan 11, 2022 4:22 pm
MoonRockMan wrote:
Tue Jan 11, 2022 4:16 am


Exactly :ssmile:
You have very observant eyes!
Thank you! :) I've been told I'm observant, and it's hard not to stare at a beautiful picture like this one for a long time.
I'm sure it's possible to determine which moon's shadow it is, given the exact time of the Hubble shot. But that's too involved a task for my error prone amateur skills.
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