S

Io (Continued) —density, 92 —diameter, 92 —dust, 97

—eruptions, 94, 95, 97, 98, 99, 100 —interior, 102 —ionosphere, 87 —lava, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99 —lava lakes, 97 —magnetic field, 101, 128 —mass wasting, 99 —mountains, 99, 100, 101, 102 —orbit, 92 —plate tectonics, 99 —plumes, 77, 78, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97,

98, 99, 100 —resurfacing, 97, 99 —ridges, 101 —silicate, 97, 98, 102 —sulfur, 92, 93, 94, 97, 98, 99 —sulfur rings, 94, 95, 97, 100 —temperature, 93, 99 —tidal flexing, 101 —torus, 69, 70, 74, 75, 76-78, 89, 92, 93

—volcanic activity, 92, 93, 94, 99, 100, 101, 102 —volcanic gases, 72

Jupiter

66-68, 87 —aurora, 78-82, 83, 88 —auroral footprint, 82, 87 —auroral ovals, 74, 78 —axial tilt, 8 —barges, 20

—bow shock, 69, 70, 71, 74 —chemical composition, 52, 63,

64, 66, 67, 80, 84, 86 —cold plasma, 74 —color, 36, 47-48, 50-64 —core, 67, 68 —density, 8 —diameter, 8 —differential rotation, 9 —distance from Sun, 8 —equatorial band, 28 —equatorial region, 24-30, 58 —equatorial zone, 19, 20, 24, 25,

26, 55, 58 —equatorial zone coloration event, 26 —festoons, 24, 26, 28, 56, 59, 60 —Great Red Spot (GRS), 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33-36, 37, 40, 41, 42, 55, 56, 62,63,84 —hot plasma, 70, 74 —hotspots, 56-61 —inner zone, 69, 75 —Io flux tube, 74, 86-87 —ionosphere, 50, 52, 78 —infrared radiation, infrared,

-magnetic field, 69, 72, 73, 78, 79, 81, 82, 83, 86, 88, 139, 140 magnetic footprints, 86-87 magnetic flux tube, 74 -magnetopause, 70, 71, 74, 75 -magnetosheath, 70, 71, 75, 81 -magnetosphere, 52, 69-76, 78, 80, 81, 82, 83

magnetotail, 69, 70, 74, 75 mantle, 67, 68, 73 mass, 8

middle zone, 69, 75 -mid-SEB outbreak, 30, 31 north equatorial belt, 20, 30, 56, 58

north equatorial current, 24 north north temperate belt, 47 north north temperate region, 15 north polar region, 13-14, 26, 43 -north temperate belt, 16-19, 36, 43, 47

north temperate region, 16-19 north temperate zone, 19 north tropical band, 19 north tropical current, 19 north tropical region, 19-24 north tropical zone, 28 outer zone, 69, 75 orbital characteristics, 8 -Oval BA, 39, 41, 42, 43, 61-63 -Oval BC, 40, 42

Oval BE, 40, 41, 61 -Oval DE, 40, 42 -Oval FA, 40, 41, 42, 61

physical characteristics, 8 -plasma, plasma sheet, 69, 72, 75, 76-77, 78, 87, 89 plateau, 24 -projections, 23-26, 56, 60 porthole, 22, 28 radiation belts, 72, 73, 78 radio emission, 82-83 radius, 69 rain, 57, 63, 67 rapid moving spots, 18 -Red Spot, Jr., 43 -Red Spot Hollow, 33, 35 rifts, 22

rotation periods, 8

SEB zone, 30

sodium cloud, 74

south equatorial belt, 28, 29, 30,

south equatorial disturbance, 33 south polar region, 26, 36, 43 south south south temperate current, 43-44

south south temperate belt, 36, 43, 47

south south temperate ovals, 43 south south temperate region, 43-44

south south temperate zone, 43 south temperate belt, 32, 34, 36, 37, 39, 42, 43, 47

—south temperate current, 32 —South Temperate Dark Spot of

1998,37-39, 60 —south temperate oval, 37, 39-43 —south temperate zone, 39, 43 —south temperate region, 36-43 —south tropical band, 32 —south tropical dislocation, 30, 32 —south tropical disturbance, 30, 32 —south tropical region, 30-32 —south tropical zone, 26, 28, 32, 33 —STB fade, 32 —storms, 13, 33, 63, 85, 86 —stratopause, 51 —stratosphere, 50, 63, 65, 67 —stratospheric haze, 56 —surface gravity, 8 —system I, 8,9 —system II, 8,9 —system III, 8,9 —temperature, 50, 52-54, 67 —thermosphere, 50, 52 —torus, 74, 87, 89 —tropopause, 51 —troposphere, 50, 51, 63, 67, 86 —tropospheric cloud, 58 —tropospheric haze, 36, 54, 56 —vortex, vortice, 34, 41 —white ovals, 22 —white spot "Z", 21 —wind and jet streams, 13, 23, 33,

Kuiper Belt, 7

Moons of Jupiter, 130-137 —Adrastea, 131, 135, 140, 141 —Amalthea, 131, 135, 140, 141, 142 —craters, 142

—inner satellites, 138, 139, 142 —irregular satellites, 131,

135, 137 —orbits, 130, 131, 135, 136, 137 —Metis, 131, 135, 140, 141 —prograde, 130, 131, 136 —regular satellites, 131 —retrograde, 130, 136 —Thebe, 131, 135, 141, 142 Mountings, 158-160 —alt-azimuth, 158 —declination axis, 159 —dobsonian, 158

—fork-equatorial, 154, 158, 159, 160 —german-equatorial, 151, 152,

Newtonian reflector, 151, 152

Occultations, 91 Ort Cloud, 7

Peek, Bertrand M., 24 Photochemical smog, 53

Photo-chemistry, 65 Photography, 179 —eyepiece projection, 180 —film, 179 Planetary wind, 75 Plasma, 71, 72, 75, 83 Pressure, 55, 66

Record keeping, 192-194 Refractor, 149-151 Reporting, 194, 195 Ring system, 91, 138-142 —dust, 138, 139, 141, 142 —gossamer ring, 138, 139, 140,

141, 142 —halo ring, 138, 139, 140 —main ring, 138, 139, 140, 141 —Metis notch, 140 Romans, 5

Schmidt-cassegrain, 152-154

Shoemaker-Levy 9 comet, 65, 137,

81, 82, 83 Spectra, spectrum, 48, 52, 63 Synchrotron radiation, 82, 83

Telescopes, 149-154 —cassegrain, 152, 153 —chromatic aberration, 150, 151, 152 —Dawes limit, 149 —fork-equatorial mounting, 154 —german-equatorial mounting,

151, 152 —image contrast, 150, 151, 153 —Newtonian reflecting telescope,

151, 152 —refractors, 149-151 —resolution, 149, 150 —Schmidt-cassegrain, 152-154 Terminology and nomenclature, 9-11 —barge, 9 —bay, 11

—central meridian, 8, 9 —column, 11 —condensation, 9 —festoon, 11 —following, 10 —gap, 11

—looping festoon, 11 —nodule, 11 —notch, 11 —oval, 11 —preceding, 10 —projection, 10 —rift, 11 —rod, 11 —shading, 11 —veil, 11

Thermo-chemical furnace, 65 Transits, 91

Transit timings, 175, 176 Transparency, 162, 163, 164 —scale, 163 Trojans, 91, 142,143

Weather, 163, 164 Webcams, imaging with webcams, 182-188

—data measurement and analysis,

188-192 —processing images, 186-188 —Registax software, 184, 186-188

Zeus, 5

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