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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Saturn's Hexagon Viewed from the Ground

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Saturn's Hexagon Viewed from the Ground This photo of Saturn was obtained on January 26, 2013 image of Saturn obtained by the husband-and-wife team of Darryl Pfitzner Milika and Patricia Nicholas from South Australia. Vertices of Saturn's north polar hexagon can be clearly seen (north is downward).

Darryl Pfitzner Milika and Patricia Nicholas

Original image data dated on or about January 26, 2013.

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