NASA's Voyager 1 image of Io showing active plume of Loki on limb. Heart-shaped feature southeast of Loki consists of fallout deposits from active plume Pele.
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Io with Loki Plume on Bright Limb

Voyager 1 image of Io showing active plume of Loki on limb. Heart-shaped feature southeast of Loki consists of fallout deposits from active plume Pele. The images that make up this mosaic were taken from an average distance of approximately 490,000 kilometers (340,000 miles).

Image details

ID#:
PIA00010

Date added:
1996-06-03

Target:
Io

Mission:
Voyager

Spacecraft:
Voyager 1

Size:
684 x 803 pixels (width x height)

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4,169

Full-Res TIFF:
PIA00010.tif (1.65 MB)

Full-Res JPG:
PIA00010.jpg (0.05 MB)

Image credit:
NASA/JPL/USGS