Science Space Project

Europa by: Sabreena Delacruz♥♥♥


Europa is the second of the Galilean moons. Its the sixth of Jupiter's known satilites and the largest. Europa was discovered by Galileo and Marius in 1620. Europa is about the same size as our moon here on Earth. ▼▲▼▲

Physical Properties Of Europa♥♥

Europa is made of silicate rock. It's surface has a layer of liquid water and the surface has only a few craters. Because it has a layer of liquid it most likely has life. The color of Europa is light brown, Europa's atmosphere is made up of molecular hydrogen and oxygen. Its surface is very smooth almost kind of icy. There is a conducting material undernesth its surface. Galileo found that Europa has a weak magnetic surface. Europa is most likely to have an iron core.