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Antares tours Saturn's rings

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.

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Original image data dated on or about January 3, 2008

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