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Unformatted text preview: the plane’s atmosphere. 4. White Ovals- Light colored region near the great red spot in Jupiter's atmosphere. Like the red spot, such regions are apparently rotating storm systems. 5. Brown Oval- Feature of Jupiter's atmosphere that appears only at latitudes near 20 degrees N, this structure is a long lived hole in the clouds that allows us to look down into Jupiter’s lower atmosphere. 6. Great Dark Spot- Prominent storm system in the atmosphere of Neptune observed by voyager 2 near the equator of the planet. The system was comparable in size to earth....
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course ASTR 101 taught by Professor Caffo during the Fall '06 term at New Mexico.
- Fall '06