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Despina

Despina

NASA / JPL / Ted Stryk, Roane State CC

Despina
Despina, 148 kilometers in diameter, orbits among the rings of Neptune. It is slowly spiraling in toward Neptune, so will eventually either impact Neptune or be torn apart into a ring (or both).

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Ted Stryk

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