The nightside cloud-top circulation of the atmosphere of Venus

The nightside cloud-top circulation of the atmosphere of Venus

Nature, Published online: 21 July 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03636-7

Cloud-top thermal images obtained by the Akatsuki orbiter show that Venus has almost null mean meridional circulation at the cloud top, because poleward circulation on the dayside is offset by equatorward circulation on the nightside.The nightside cloud-top circulation of the atmosphere of Venus
Source: Nature