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Rare image of super-Jupiter captured – Space News – redOrbit

May 12, 2015

This super-Jupiter is the closest exoplanet for which an image and a spectrum have been obtained, and it’s a good picture of what Jupiter could have looked like back in the good old days.

Source: www.redorbit.com

Planet only 40 light years away has been imaged from the ground, the nearest to be seen by a ground-based telescope.

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