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Antares tours Saturn's rings

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Antares tours Saturn's rings Cassini watched as a bright star, Antares, passed behind Saturn's rings in this series of 15 photos captured on January 3, 2008. It is brighter where the rings are more transparent, and dims where the rings are more opaque.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla

Copyright holder: Emily Lakdawalla

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about January 3, 2008

 

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