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Jupiter's Moons: Facts About the Largest Jovian Moons

With a total of 67 known moons — including four large moons known as the Galilean satellites — Jupiter almost qualifies as a solar system unto itself.

Planet Jupiter: Facts About Its Size, Moons and Red Spot

Jupiter is the largest planet in our solar system, and is known for its many moons, its dangerous radiation belt and its iconic Great Red Spot.

Jupiter - Moons | Planets - NASA Solar System Exploration

Jupiter has #jupiterMoonCount# named moons. #jupiterProvMoonCountCap# more have been discovered but not given official status or names. Combined, scientists now think ...

Jupiter's Moons - Astronomy For Kids - KidsAstronomy.com

The Moons of Jupiter Jupiter has at leaset 62 moons. Most of these moons are very small, and were probably once asteroids that got too close to Jupiter.

Jupiter Information and Facts | National Geographic

He had discovered Jupiter's four largest moons, now called Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto. Collectively, these four moons are known today as the Galilean satellites.

Moons of Jupiter - Wikipedia

There are 67 known moons of Jupiter. This gives Jupiter the largest number of moons with reasonably stable orbits of any planet in the Solar System. The most massive ...

Galilean moons - Wikipedia

The Galilean moons are the four largest moons of Jupiter—Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto. They were first seen by Galileo Galilei in January 1610, and recognized ...

Jupiter's Moons · Facts about the Moons of Jupiter

Moons of Jupiter. Jupiter has four large moons which were discovered by Galileo in 1610 using a 20-power telescope. These moons are known as the Galilean moons and ...

Jupiter's Galilean Moons (Profile Gifs) - Space Facts

Similar Facts. Ganymede Moon Facts Ganymede is Jupiter’s largest moon and also the largest moon in the solar system. Ganymede was discovered in 1610 by astronomer ...

Jupiter Facts - Interesting Facts about Planet Jupiter

Jupiter is the fourth brightest object in the solar system. Only the Sun, Moon and Venus are brighter. It is one of five planets visible to the naked eye from Earth.