Reference Entry

Great Dark Spot

Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199609055
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739439
Great Dark Spot

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A large dark oval feature about 10 000 × 5000 km in the clouds of Neptune, photographed by Voyager 2 in 1989

Reference Entry.  77 words. 

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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