The Juno spacecraft recently began its mission orbiting around Jupiter after its rapid 5 year cruise to the gas giant planet. Juno was going 74 kilometers per second when it completed a burn to slow its self into orbit around Jupiter. This craft is going to give us more information about our largest neighbor than we've ever had before, with an array of scientific equiptment designed to scan the planet in a close polar orbit for 20 months before burning up in Jupiter's atmosphere. The mission is scheduled to end Feburary of 2018 after Juno completes 37 orbits.
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This pendant is an accurate scale representation of the craft and measures about 1.25 in tall. it is very light weight and suitable for delicate chains. Show your pride in NASA and your love for beautiful space imagery with this pendant and your favorite chain!