APOD: Fibonacci relations appear in IR at Jupiter’s poles – Why Phi?

Posted: January 9, 2018 by tallbloke in Astronomy, Astrophysics, atmosphere, Phi, physics, solar system dynamics

  1. oldbrew says:

    I feel another Why Phi? post coming on 😉

  2. tallbloke says:

    Ray Tomes’ youtube of the regularity of cyclonic numbers in the latitudinal bands. They run in a 12-24-72-144 sequence.

  3. tallbloke says:

    More 5s and 8s (and 13s)

  4. oldbrew says:

    See also: https://tallbloke.wordpress.com/2014/05/19/hexagon-found-on-neptune/
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    ‘Totally Wrong’ on Jupiter: What Scientists Gleaned from NASA’s Juno Mission
    By Hanneke Weitering, Space.com Staff Writer | January 10, 2018

    “Our ideas were totally wrong about the interior structure, about the atmosphere, [and] even about the magnetosphere”