Remastered, High-Resolution Image of Jupiter’s Moon Released by NASA

November 23, 2014 12:20 AM

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Jupiter’s icy moon, Europa, is a unique world unlike any other planet moon in the solar system. Using high-resolution photographs captured by the Galileo spacecraft, NASA was able to remaster an image of Europa offering the world a new look at the beautiful, icy moon.

Other versions of the image were available, however, only in mosaic view. Granted, the image showed Jupiter’s moon in enhanced colors, but it did little to correctly portray details of the unique celestial body. So NASA specialists began assembling the photographs taken by Galileo so as to create a ...

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