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News Release 876 of 1051

October 10, 1995 12:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-1995-36

Hubble Finds Ozone on Jupiter's Moon Ganymede


Image: Ozone's Spectral "Fingerprint" on Ganymede

Ozone's Spectral "Fingerprint" on Ganymede

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NASA's Hubbe Space Telescope found ozone's spectral "fingerprint" during observations of Ganymede made by Keith Noll and colleagues at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Maryland. These Hubble Faint Object Spectrograph results were presented at the American Astronomical Society's 27th Annual Meeting of the Division of Planetary Sciences in Kona, Hawaii.

Object Name: Ganymede

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: STScI, NASA