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Chemical composition Elemental abundances relative to hydrogen in Jupiter and Sun [1] Element Sun Jupiter/Sun He / H 0.0975 0.807 ± 0.02 Ne /H 1.23 × 10 −4 0.10 ± 0.01 Ar /H 3.62 × 10 −6 2.5 ± 0.5 Kr /H 1.61 × 10 −9 2.7 ± 0.5 Xe /H 1.68 × 10 −10 2.6 ± 0.5 C /H 3.62 × 10 −4 2.9 ± 0.5 N /H 1.12 × 10 −4 3.6 ± 0.5 (8 bar) 3.2 ± 1.4 (9–12 bar) O /H 8.51 × 10 −4 0.033 ± 0.015 (12 bar) 0.19–0.58 (19 bar) P /H 3.73 × 10 −7 0.82 S /H 1.62 × 10 −5 2.5 ± 0.15 Isotopic ratios in Jupiter and Sun [1] Ratio Sun Jupiter 13 C / 12 C 0.011 0.0108 ± 0.0005 15 N / 14 N <2.8 × 10 −3 2.3 ± 0.3 × 10 −3 (0.08–2.8 bar) 36 Ar / 38 Ar 5.77 ± 0.08 5.6 ± 0.25 20 Ne / 22 Ne 13.81 ± 0.08 13 ± 2 3 He / 4 He 1.5 ± 0.3 × 10 −4 1.66 ± 0.05 × 10 −4 D / H 3.0 ± 0.17 × 10 −5 2.25 ± 0.35 × 10 −5 The composition of Jupiter's atmosphere is similar to that of the planet as a whole. [1]
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