The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Crescent and Saturnlit Dione
Filed under Dione, pretty pictures, Cassini, amateur image processing, Saturn's moons
Cassini snapped a 3-image mosaic of Dione during a flyby on September 3, 2010. Its nightside is faintly illuminated by light reflected off of Saturn.
NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla
Original image data dated on or about September 3, 2010.
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