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The Great Red Spot is a persistent anticyclonic storm on the planet Jupiter, 22° south of the .... Approximate size comparison of Earth and the Great Red Spot.

Jupiter's Great Red Spot: A Swirling Mystery - NASA


Understanding the Great Red Spot is not easy, and it's mostly Jupiter's fault. A planet a thousand times as big as Earth, Jupiter consists mostly of gas. A liquid ...

Great Red Spot on Jupiter - Science Daily


The Great Red Spot is a persistent anticyclonic storm on the planet Jupiter, 22 degrees south of ... It is large enough to contain two or three planets of Earth size.

Jupiter's Great Red Spot 'roars with heat' - BBC News - BBC.com


Jul 27, 2016 ... Jupiter's Great Red Spot - a hurricane three times bigger than Earth - is blasting the planet's upper atmosphere with heat, astronomers have ...

Great Red Spot | Mission Juno


Perhaps Jupiter's most iconic feature is its Great Red Spot. A gigantic storm twice as big as Earth, the spot was first observed 300 years ago – and may have ...

How big is Jupiter's Great Red Spot? - Phys.org


Jul 25, 2016 ... Whenever Jupiter was in the sky, the Great Red Spot always eluded us. Even though we should have had a 50/50 shot at seeing the massive ...

Jupiter's giant, red hot storm heats the entire planet - CNN.com


Jul 28, 2016 ... Jupiter's Great Red Spot, the humungous storm that has roiled the gas giant for up to 300 years, ... What's happening to Jupiter's big red spot?

Jupiter's Red Spot Churns Out Air Hotter Than Lava


Jul 27, 2016 ... Above Jupiter's Great Red Spot, where nonstop thunderstorms rumble and roil, it's hotter than the hottest lava on Earth, reaching temperatures ...

Jupiter's Great Red Spot Is Also Very Hot - The New York Times


Jul 27, 2016 ... Jupiter's Great Red Spot is not only big and red. It's also hot. Using a telescope on Earth, astronomers peered at infrared emissions from Jupiter ...

Great Red Spot | storm system, Jupiter | Britannica.com


Great Red Spot, a long-lived enormous storm system on the planet Jupiter ... and approximately 16,500 km (10,250 miles) wide—large enough to engulf Earth.

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Jupiter's Great Red Spot is Also Red Hot, Study Shows - Space.com


Jul 27, 2016 ... Jupiter's Great Red Spot may fuel the extreme heat observed in the ... "The Great Red Spot is the largest storm in the solar system — it is bigger ...

What is the Great Red Spot on Jupiter? | Cool Cosmos


Jupiter's Great Red Spot is more than twice the size of Earth! Winds inside this storm reach speeds of about 270 miles per hour. Nobody knows when the Great  ...

Solving the Mystery of Jupiter's Great Red Spot - The Atlantic


Jun 1, 2016 ... NASA's Juno mission is currently on the way to Jupiter, where it will take an ... A story about Jupiter's Great Red Spot in The Washington Times, ...