Skywatch: Hawaii’s October night sky to feature Jupiter, Saturn, meteors and ‘Kite of Kawelo’
By Chad Kalepa Baybayan and Emily Peavy Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawaii
Sept. 29, 2019
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COURTESY IMKE DE PATER, ET AL.
Subaru’s COMICS instrument studying mid-infrared light was used to create this map of Jupiter. Key features include the GRS (Great Red Spot) as well as notable vortices (3), hot spots (4) and large plumes (5) in the atmosphere.