PIA02294: Io 2x2 Mosaic
 Target Name:  Io
 Is a satellite of:  Jupiter
 Mission:  Voyager
 Spacecraft:  Voyager 1
 Product Size:  1700 x 1500 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  JPL
 Producer ID:  260464
 Addition Date:  2000-06-08
 Primary Data Set:  Voyager EDRs
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA02294.tif (5.675 MB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA02294.jpg (145.5 kB)

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Perhaps the most spectacular of all the Voyager photos of Io is this mosaic obtained by Voyager 1 on March 5 at a range of 400,000 kilometers. A great variety of color and albedo is seen on the surface, now thought to be the result of surface deposits of various forms of sulfur and sulfur dioxide. The two great volcanoes Pele and Loki (upper left) are prominent.

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