Daily Archives: December 1, 2010

Space Weather: Jupiter’s Dark Belt Disappears…then Reappears in November

Why does Jupiter’s dark belt, known as the South Equatorial Belt (SEB), disappear and then reappear? Well, planetary meteorologists are starting to get a better understanding as to why this happens. Jupiter’s atmosphere is divided up by various belts and zones, all of which have their own names and characteristics. The specific one I want […]