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Mutual event of Janus, Epimetheus, and Dione

Filed under Dione, pretty pictures, Cassini, amateur image processing, Saturn's small moons, global views, Saturn's moons, many worlds, animation

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Mutual event of Janus, Epimetheus, and Dione Cassini captured three of Saturn's moons in motion on December 30, 2005. The camera held still on Janus as larger Dione passed behind it (coming from the right) and smaller Epimetheus hovered overhead.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about December 30, 2005.

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


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