Figure 2. Venus images obtained from the Akatsuki Venus mission (Nakamura et al., 2016). (a) Venus dayside pseudo-color image acquired by UV imager with 283-nm filter several hours after the Venus orbit insertion, (b) Venus pseudo-color image acquired by long-wave IR camera on December 7, 2015, and (c) synthesized false color image of Venus using 1.735 μ‎m and 2.26 μ‎m images taken by 2-μ‎m IR camera. Images are colorized as follows: red and blue images correspond to 1.735 μ‎m and 2.26 μ‎m, and green is the average of these two.