OPINION - Tech & Science Daily: Nasa probe’s best shot of icy Jupiter moon Europa

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Nasa’s Juno spacecraft on its Jupiter mission has captured the most detailed images yet of the mysterious icy, ocean-covered moon Europa over an area about 10,000 square miles.

The shot was captured at 15 miles per second, about 250 miles above Europa’s surface, and is far clearer than the one captured in 2000 by the Galileo probe.

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