The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Raw image of Saturn's north polar vortex
Filed under Cassini, pretty pictures, atmospheres, Saturn
This photo looking down onto Saturn's summer north pole was taken on November 27, 2012 from a distance of 361,000 kilometers through an infrared (CB2) filter. It has been filtered to reduce noise from cosmic ray hits and JPEG compression.
NASA / JPL / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla
Original image data dated on or about November 27, 2012
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