Planetary Scientists Create Global Geologic Map of Ganymede

February 13, 2014 4:04 PM

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U.S. Geological Survey researchers have produced the first complete global geologic map of the Jupiter’s largest moon, Ganymede.

Discovered in 1610, Ganymede has a diameter of 5,268 km, around 8 percent larger than that of Mercury and much larger than Pluto.

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