NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Enters into Jupiter's Orbit

NASA’s Juno spacecraft appears as a faint streak in this ground-based telescope image, captured during the mission’s Earth flyby encounter. The image was taken by Greg Roberts, near Cape Town, South Africa at on Oct. 9, 2013 at 19:18 UTC. According to NASA, after an almost five year journey to Jupiter, spacecraft Juno has successfully made it into Jupiter’s orbit. The goal of this mission is to learn much more about this mysterious super planet.