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McLaughlin Crater

The newly selected JENI camera employs a special technique to obtain images of the plasma and gas that is believed to originate from icy Europa and active Io as shown in this simulation. JoEE's electron measurements will help resolve how the plasma is heated to extreme temperatures that will make the solar corona feel lukewarm in comparison.

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