Science Jupiter's Great Red Spot is shrinking, say astronomers

Jupiter's Great Red Spot, a violent storm three times the diameter of Earth, is getting smaller, a new study reports.

By , SPACE.com Contributor

NASA, ESA, and A. Simon (Goddard Space Flight Center)

Jupiter's Great Red Spot — the most powerful storm in the solar system — is at its smallest observed size yet, and scientists aren't sure why.