First 3D renders from JunoCam data reveal 'cupcake frost' clouds on Jupiter

First 3D renders from JunoCam data reveal ‘cupcake frost’ clouds on Jupiter

Visible light intensity data seen by a camera can be plotted as a 3D elevation landscape. This is an image taken from a computer animation showing flight over such a landscape for processed and red-filtered image data collected by JunoCam, the craft’s wide-angle visible-light imager NASA’s Juno spacecraft, during its 43rd close flyby of Jupiter. …

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