The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Huygens' Descent to Titan
Filed under Huygens, pretty pictures, Titan, Saturn's moons
This picture is a composite of 30 images from ESA's Huygens probe. They were taken from an altitude varying from 13 kilometers down to 8 kilometers when the probe was descending towards its landing site. The images have a resolution of about 20 meters per pixel and cover an area extending out to 30 kilometers.
NASA / JPL-Caltech / ESA / University of Arizona
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Original image data dated on or about January 14, 2005
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