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South Equatorial Belt


Feature onJupiter
Feature typeWeather pattern
Jovian coordinatesApproximately -10° to -20° S (variable, intermittent)
Bounding featuresEquatorial Zone, South Tropical Zone
Jupiter's South Equatorial Belt

A close-up view of Jupiter. The central dark band is a part of the South Equatorial Belt.

The southern of the two broad dark bands that encircle Jupiter. It is associated with the famous Great Red Spot.


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