The planet Jupiter is the fifth planet and the largest gas giant of the solar system, the planet itself is extremely hazardous to biological life, however many of the moons that lay beyond the planet's radiation field currently maintain a permanent human presence.
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6,453,113 inhabitants (2250 census)
Galileo base (Callisto)
Water, hydrogen, etc
History of manned human exploration
By the 2040s, the technology was available to launch a small spacecraft into the Jovian system, a small outpost was built on the moon of Callisto, due to its low radiation susceptiability.
In the year 2077, a private corporation launched the spacecraft Wernher von Braun into Jovian space. The farthest longest mission ever conducted by humans, a five-year round-trip time.
Human settlements in Jove
- Callisto (capital of the Jovian system)
- Minor moons
- Trojan asteroids