Nasa says Jupiter’s ‘great red spot’ is getting smaller, measuring just under 10,250 miles (16,100 kilometers) in diameter
The spot is actually a violent storm.
The biggest in the solar system, it appears as a deep red orb surrounded by layers of pale yellow, orange and white.
Winds inside the storm have been measured at several hundreds of miles per hour, NASA astronomers said
Published on May 15, 2014
The incredible anticyclonic storm on the gas giant is the smallest it has ever been in visually recorded history. Imagery from the space telescope from 1995, 2009, and 2014 show its decline. Full Story:http://goo.gl/5aAEdD