Image of Jupiter Impact 2009 and Io

Blogged by Xiao Sun on August 24, 2009 and tagged with Sample Images, Jupiter, Moon.

We received this image from German astronomy amateur Roman Peter Breisch almost a month ago, when the 2009 Jupiter Impact was still, somewhat, fresh. He also captured the view of Io, the innermost of the four Galilean moons of Jupiter, on the right of the image.

Jupiter Impact 2009 and Io