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Jupiter and its moon Io. The red dot is a volcano on the moon's surface and the blue cloud is the volcano's emissions

Last night, the Moon appeared close to Jupiter in the sky. In parts of South America, the Moon actually passed in front of Jupiter, eclipsing it. Luis Argerich of Argentina took this picture when Jupiter was half-blocked by the dark limb of the Moon. Via