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Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is speeding up, NASA discovered

Pakki Khabar | 28/09/2021 07:10 PM | Click to read full article

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland analysed the Hubble Space Telescope’s regular ‘storm reports’ and discovered winds in the ‘high-speed ring’ on the edge of the storm had increased by eight per cent since 2009.

The winds near the red spot’s innermost region are moving significantly more slowly, ‘like someone cruising lazily on a sunny Sunday afternoon,’ said NASA.