Re: Satellites in transit

Larry Klaes (
Thu, 25 Jul 1996 17:11:57 -0400 (EDT)

On Thu, 25 Jul 1996, R.B. Minton wrote:

> I can attest to the validity of this method because I was credited 
> with being the first person to photograph the red polar caps of 
> Jupiter's satellite "Io"; and an account appeared in the Smithsonian 
> Magazine many, many years ago (25?). 

Did you or anyone else offer an explanation back then as to why Io's
polar caps were red?  And a late congrats on the feat!