Io

A composite image of Io obtained through a near-infrared, narrow optical filter (Brackett-gamma at wavelength 2.166 µm) and a longer wavelength (L'-filter at 3.8 µm), with a latitude-longitude grid superposed and some of the main surface features identified.

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:eso0204c
Type:Observation
Release date:31 January 2002
Related releases:eso0204
Size:800 x 805 px

About the Object

Name:Io
Type:• Solar System : Planet : Satellite
• X - Solar System

Image Formats

Fullsize Original
349.2 KB
Large JPEG
184.6 KB
Screensize JPEG
212.8 KB

Wallpapers

1024x768
234.4 KB
1280x1024
307.4 KB
1600x1200
405.6 KB
1920x1200
485.5 KB
2048x1536
558.0 KB

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Infrared
Br-gamma
2.166 μmVery Large Telescope
NACO
Infrared
L
3.8 μmVery Large Telescope
NACO

 

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