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Jupiter Close-up

Jupiter close-up with its moon Io transiting -- Imaged with the 129 year old Great Lick Refractor at the Lick Observatory. WARNING: Due to the chromatic aberrations of the Great Lick Refractor combined with the enlargement of this image, please beware that it will print with a very "soft" focus, as you can see for yourself on the screen.

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