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                                    Jupiter

                             By, Jayda Jones
          Jupiter’s history
Galileo discovered
 Jupiter.
He discovered
 Jupiter in 1610.
Galileo discovered
 Jupiter by looking
 through a telescope
 in Florence 1610.
                   The Solar System
 Jupiter is the 5th planet from the sun.

 Jupiter is 5.455 A.U.s from the sun.

 Jupiter is 8.157 x 108 km’s from the sun.

 Jupiter is 5.2 A.U.s from Earth.

 Jupiter is 779 million km
  from Earth.

 Jupiter takes 11.86 days to
  orbit around the sun.

 Jupiter day is 10 hours long.
   Planet measurements
   Jupiter’s mass is 317.83
   Jupiter’s volume is 1323
   Jupiter’s equatorial
    circumference 142,984km
   Jupiter’s mean density is 1.33
   Jupiter’s gravity is 2.4

This is a picture of the moon almost covering Jupiter!!!!
Composition & atmosphere
o Jupiter’s core composition is
  made
 out of ice ,rock and metal.
o Jupiter’s surface composition is
  made out of gases.
o Jupiter’s gases are molecular
  hydrogen and metallic
  hydrogen.
                Jupiter’s spot.
• Jupiter has a large red spot called the great
  red spot (GRS).
• The great red spot is
  22 degrees south of
  Jupiter’s equator.
• The spot changes
  from a brick red to a
  bright brown caused
 by sulfur & phosphorus.
                         Moons
• Jupiter has 11 moons.


  Metis   Amaltha  Lo
  Adrastea Theve Europa
 Ganymede Leda       Lysithea
  callisto Himalia



 Gaymede is the
 largest moon in
the solar system.
      Rings




•   Jupiter has 4 rings.
•   2 faint gossamer.
•   1 main brightest rings.
•   1 doughnut shaped hallow ring.
•   The main ring is 20 mi. thick & more than
    4,000 mi. wide.
             Exploration
• Jimo is designed to explore the icy moons of
  Jupiter.
• Jimo is called a space craft.
• He was designed to live for 20 years, which
  means he is due in 2017.
• He is a Delta 4h.
• What year was he launched in?
          Thank you

• Thank you for watching my
  power point presentation of
  Jupiter I hope you learned a lot
  more
                         By:
                    Jayda Jones

				
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