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70 kilometers above the surface of Titan

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70 kilometers above the surface of Titan An artist's conception of Huygens' descent. At an altitude of 70 kilometers above the surface, Huygens is inside the layer of complex organic condensate haze. Below that layer, the view becomes clearer.

ESA / NASA / JPL / University of Arizona / René Pascal

Original image data dated on or about January 14, 2005.

This image is copyrighted with all rights reserved. Do not reuse in any way without permission.
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