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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Dione's southern polar regions

Filed under Dione, pretty pictures, Cassini, global views, Saturn's moons

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Dione's southern polar regions 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

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Original image data dated on or about August 1, 2005.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

 

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