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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Surging Sunlight

Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, Saturn, animation, Saturn's rings

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Surging Sunlight The bright glint of an opposition surge seems to follow Cassini as it observes Saturn's rings over the course of a couple of hours with the sun directly behind the spacecraft.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Animation by Bill Dunford

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This image is in the public domain. Original image data dated on or about May 11, 2007

 

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