Galileo's Jovian moon observations, 1610

Galileo's Jovian moon observations, 1610

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Caption: Galileo's Jovian moon observations. These first six observations of the four largest moons of Jupiter are from the work 'Sidereus Nuncius' (1610) by the Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei (1564-1642). Artwork from the tenth volume (second period of 1892) of the French popular science weekly 'La Science Illustree'.

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