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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Saturn's rings in color

Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, amateur image processing, Saturn's rings

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Saturn's rings in color Cassini took the images for this view across all of Saturn's main rings with its wide-angle camera on April 17, 2009. A shadow of one of the moons (perhaps Mimas?) is being cast on the rings.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Gordan Ugarkovic

Original image data dated on or about April 17, 2009.

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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: Gordan Ugarkovic


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