Europa

By Jon and Kevin

What is It?

Europa is one of Jupiter's moons. It is one of the brightest moons in the solar system. Europa has an icy crust and a smooth surface with hardly any craters. Europa is named after a princess from Greek mythology. there might be life on europa because there is a lot of water.


Europa

Europa was discovered by Galileo in 1610. Its core is made up of iron and nickel and has a rock shell. The rock shell is covered in a layer of water with a crust of ice. There is a possibility of life on Europa because there is a lot of water. It takes 3.55 days to rotate and orbit.