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    • A large active wave trapped in Jupiter's equator 

      Legarreta, Jon; Barrado-Izaguirre, Naiara; García Melendo, Enrique José; Sanchez-Lavega, Agustin; Gómez-Forrellad, Josep M. (EDP Sciences, 2017-02-11)
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      Context. A peculiar atmospheric feature was observed in the equatorial zone (EZ) of Jupiter between September and December 2012 in ground-based and Hubble Space Telescope (HST) images. This feature consisted of two low ...
    • A planetary-scale disturbance in the most intense Jovian atmospheric jet from JunoCam and ground-based observations 

      Sanchez-Lavega, Agustin; Rogers, John H; Orton, Glenn; García Melendo, Enrique José; Legarreta, Jon; Colas, Françoise; Dauvergne, J; Hueso, Ricardo; Rojas, Jose Félix; Perez-Hoyos, Santiago; Mendikoa, Iñigo; Iñurrigarro, P; Gómez-Forrellad, Josep M.; Momary, T; Hansen, C. J.; Eichstaedt, G.; Miles, P; Wesley, A (2017-05-25)
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      We describe a huge planetary-scale disturbance in the highest-speed Jovian jet at latitude 23.5°N that was first observed in October 2016 during the Juno perijove-2 approach. An extraordinary outburst of four plumes was ...
    • An enduring rapidly moving storm as a guide to Saturn's Equatorial jet's complex structure 

      Sanchez-Lavega, Agustin; García Melendo, Enrique José; Perez-Hoyos, Santiago; Hueso, Ricardo; Wong, Michael; Simon, Amy A.; Sanz-Requena, Jose Francisco; Antuñano, Arrate; Barrado-Izaguirre, Naiara; Garate-López, Itziar; Rojas, Jose Félix; del Rio-Gaztelurrutia, Teresa; Gómez-Forrellad, Josep M.; de Pater, Imke; Li, Liming; Barry, Trevor (2016-11-08)
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      Saturn has an intense and broad eastward equatorial jet with a complex three-dimensional structure mixed with time variability. The equatorial region experiences strong seasonal insolation variations enhanced by ring ...