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Hubble time-lapse video of Jupiter aurora, June 2, 2016

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Learn more: http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2016/24/video/b/ This time-lapse video of the vivid auroras in Jupiter's atmosphere was created using far-ultraviolet-light observations made on June 2, 2016, with the Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph aboard NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. Hubble is particularly suited to observing and studying the auroras on the biggest planet in the solar system, as they are brightest in the ultraviolet. Credit: NASA, ESA, and J. Nichols (University of Leicester)