S/2016 J1 and S/2017 J1 Jupiter Satellite Movie and Images

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These figures show the movement and discovery of the new Jupiter satellites S/2016 J1 and S/2017 J1. The motion of the satellite clearly stands out compared to the steady state background of stars and galaxies. Jupiter is not in the field, but is a few degrees away.

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