Europa





europa
europa

Quick Facts:


  • Largest planet in the solar system
  • Galilean moon
  • Europa diameter is 1940 miles
  • made of ice
  • thin atomosphere
  • largest moon of jupiter

Jupiter


Biggest planet in solar system. Powerful winds dominate the atmosphere with criss-crossing jet streams, lightning and huge hurricane-like storms like the Great Red Spot.
jupiter
jupiter


Galilean Moons


January 7, 1610, Galileo looked at jupiter with his telescope and saw little sparks of light. January 13 he notice a 4th object. He came to conclusion that there were 4 small bodies orbiting Jupiter. Europa the largest moon of jupiter . Its surface is made of ice. Its has a thin atmosphere, so there is no life. Europa has diameter is1940 miles (3.122 km). Europa orbits Jupiter every 3.55 days at at a distance of 416900 miles.
galilean moons
galilean moons


Europa


One of the 3 moons of jupiter is Europa. The largest moon osolarf jupiter. Has a diameter of 1940 (3,122) kilometers.

Bibliography

January 7, 1610, Galileo looked at jupiter with his telescope and saw little sparks of light. January 13 he notice a fourth object. Then he came to conclusion there were 4 samll bodies orbiting Jupiter.

Charts & Diagrams


galilean moons
galilean moons

Web Links

www.nasa.gov
www.solarviews.com
www.google.com

References