Io's volcanoes are in the wrong place

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Io's volcanoes are in the wrong place

Post by Lazarus on 5th April 2013, 2:54 pm

Scientists to Io: Volcanoes are in the Wrong Spot
http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?release=2013-125

The volcanoes aren't where the solid body tidal models say they should be. More evidence in favour of a magma ocean?

As an aside: I really like that animation of the Tvashtar plume.
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