Dione's southern polar regions
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Fractures near Dione's south pole are more rounded and subdued than the ones farther to the north, indicating multiple generations of geologic activity on this moon. This view was captured by Cassini during a distant flyby on August 1, 2005.
NASA / JPL / SSI
Original image data dated on or about August 1, 2005