Europa

Water Fact File for Europa

The Bottom Line:

A frozen ocean?

 

Findings from Dr Kotwicki's 1991 Paper:

Europa is smooth like a billiard ball: no craters are visible, presumably smoothed out by a  100 km deep ocean underlying the solid ice crust.

 

Latest Findings about Water on Europa:

 

Pictured Below: How Europa may look beneath the ice surface.

Above: The Jovian Moon Europa.

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