Astronomers have seen in the atmosphere of Venus mysterious big wave

Mysterious phenomenon discovered Japanese spacecraft "Akatsuki", released on the orbit of Venus at the end of 2015. Orbital Research probe for the planet's atmosphere studies for a long time recorded a strange phenomenon. Edition "newspaper" reported that a large anomaly was observed at a height of about sixty kilometers above the planet's surface. It looked like a great arc length of which is about ten thousand kilometers. Not budging, despite the strong wind, it lasted quite a long time, and only disappeared after a few weeks of observation. Scientists from the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency are interested in occurred, we began to study the data and wait for the possible return of the heavenly "rocker" on the surface of Venus.

Astronomers have seen in the atmosphere of Venus mysterious big wave

Modern research shows that the stationary gravity waves may well reach this size, but what we have seen over the surface of Venus is perhaps the biggest of all ever seen in the solar system - says astronomer Makoto Taguchi.

Astronomers have seen in the atmosphere of Venus mysterious big wave

Japanese researchers believe that the emergence of the giant waves in the planet's atmosphere was the result of the interaction of its lower layers of the landscape - a place where the phenomenon has been observed, there are many mountains.