Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Cassini ISS narrowband filter transmission
Filed under Cassini, explaining image processing
System transmission functions for the NAC and WAC narrow-band filters. NAC filters are as follows: MT1, MT2, MT3 (purple: solid, dotted, and dashed); CB1, CB2, CB3 (green: solid, dotted, and dashed); and HAL (red). WAC filters are HAL (red), MT2, MT3 (purple: solid and dashed); CB2 and CB3 (green: solid and dashed). The geometric albedo of Titan is also given (solid black) to illustrate the placement of the methane band and continuum filters relative to the methane features in the spectrum of Titan.
Porco et al. 2004 (DOI: 10.1007/s11214-004-1456-7)
Figure 21 from "Cassini Imaging Science: Instrument Characteristics And Anticipated Scientific Investigations At Saturn"
Article available for download for free here.
Original image data dated on or about November 1, 2004
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