We can see Neptune’s rings accurately for the first time in 33 years!
All thanks to the Webb Telescope!
The Webb Space Telescope has photographed Neptune for the first time. The images show the ice giant’s atmosphere, its moons, and — unseen for three decades — Neptune’s rings.
Compared to Earth, Neptune is a large globe. If it were a large, hollow sphere, you could fit almost sixty celestial bodies the size of Earth inside it. It has a distinctive azure coloration. It can be admired in photos taken in visible light. This color is…