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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Daphnis' striking shadows

Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, planetary rings, Saturn's small moons, Saturn's moons, Saturn's rings

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Daphnis' striking shadows Saturn's moon Daphnis tugs on surrounding ring materials, casting dramatic shadows across the outer section of the planet's A ring. This image was captured by Cassini in August 2009.


Original image data dated on or about August 1, 2009.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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