The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Color global view of Prometheus casting shadow on the F ring
Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, amateur image processing, Saturn's small moons, best of, global views, Saturn's moons
Cassini captured the three images for this true-color view of the inner F-ring shepherd Prometheus on December 27, 2009. This view was composed of archive data by Gordan Ugarkovic. Prometheus is 119 × 87 × 61 kilometers in diameter.
NASA / JPL / SSI / color composite by Gordan Ugarkovic
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Original image data dated on or about December 27, 2009
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