Jupiter’s moon Io floats above the cloudtops of Jupiter. This image is deceiving: there are 350,000 kilometers - roughly 2.5 Jupiters - between Io and Jupiter’s clouds. Io is about the size of our own moon.
3 years ago
It’s amazing that this is out there, and that we’ve gotten to the point where we’re able to take pictures of them. The...
Jupiter is fucking massive, so when this says “2.5 Jupiters,” it means business.