Index

Aerosols, 52, 54

Amateur organizations, 195, 196 Association of Lunar and Planetary

Observers, 147, 195, 196 Asteroids, 142 Atmosphere, 48, 161

Belts, 7, 8, 48, 52, 54 British Astronomical Association, 147,196

Callisto, 121, 125-130 —atmosphere, 128, 130 —core, 129, 130

—craters, 125, 126, 127, 130, 131 —crust, 128, 131 —cryovolcanism, 127 —density, 125, 129 —diameter, 125 —dust, 127, 128 —ejecta rays, 126 —exosphere, 128 —ice, 125, 129, 130, 131 —interior, 128, 131 —liquid ocean, 125, 128, 130, 131 —magnetic field, 125, 129 —mantle, 129 —mass wasting, 127 —multiple ringed-basins, 126, 129 —orbit, 125 —palimpsests, 127 —ridges, 129

—tectonic activity, 125, 130 —temperature, 125 —volcanic activity, 125,

126, 130 Cassegrain, 152, 153, 185 Cassini, Giovanni Dominico, 6, 33 CCD, CCD imaging, 180-182 Central meridian, 8, 175 Central meridian transit timings,

175,176 Chromophores, 52, 63 Color filters, 48

Color, observation and estimates,

178, 179 Comets, 143, 144

Drawing Jupiter, 165-175 —full disk drawing, 166-170 —strip sketch, 170-172, 173, 174 Drift charts, 176-178

Eclipses, 91

Electromagnetic environment, 69-90

Europa, 87, 103-116, 121, 122, 125 —atmosphere, 103 —bands, 104, 108, 112 —chaos, 104, 105, 107, 108, 109, 113 —core, 114

—cryogenic, cryovolcanism, 110,

112, 113 —cycloids, 108, 109 —density, 103, 115 —diameter, 103 —ejecta rays, 110, 111, 112 —ice, 103, 104, 105, 106, 108, 109,

110,112,113, 114, 115 —interior, 114 —life, 115, 116 —linear features, 104, 105 —liquid ocean, 103, 107, 109, 114,

115, 116 —magnetic field, 114, 115 —mass, 114 —mountains, 107 —orbit, 103 —palimpsests, 110 —plains, 104, 107, 109, 112 —ridges, 104, 105, 107, 109,

112, 113 —stratosphere, 115 —surface, 103, 104 —tectonic activity, 107, 112, 113 —temperature, 103 —torus, 103 —water, 106 —wedges, 104, 106 Eyepieces, 155, 156

Filters, 156-158

Galilean moons, 91-130 Galileo Galilei, 5

Galileo probe, 26, 57, 59, 66, 78, 83 Ganymede, 74, 87, 116-125 —atmosphere, 122, 123 —aurora, 122 —core, 123, 124, 125 —craters, 117, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123

—cryovolcanism, 117, 119, 123, 124 —density, 116, 123 —diameter, 116 —ejecta rays, 117, 122, 123 —faulting, 118, 119 —grooves, 117, 118, 119, 121, 122, 124

—lineations, 117

—liquid ocean, 125

—ionosphere, 122

—magnetic field, 122, 125 —magnetosphere, 123 —mantle, 123, 125 —mass, 123

—multiple ringed-basins, 122 —orbit, 116 —palimpsests, 122 —ridges, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121 —surface, 116 —tectonic activity, 117 —temperature, 116 —volcanic activity, 123 Great Red Spot, 6, 33-36, 84

Impactor chemistry, 65 Intensity estimates, 172-175 Interplanetary shocks, shock waves, 71, 75

Io,72,74, 75, 87, 92-102 —atmosphere, 93, 101 —clouds, 92 —core, 101 —craters, 92

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