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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Distant Dione

Filed under Dione, pretty pictures, Cassini, amateur image processing, Saturn's moons, many worlds, Saturn, Saturn's rings

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Distant Dione Cassini captured this view of Saturn with Dione visible beyond Saturn's limb using its wide-angle camera on September 16, 2014.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Gordan Ugarkovic

Viewing geometry:
Distance to Saturn: 1.6 million km
Distance to Dione: 2 million km
Phase angle: 19°

Original image data dated on or about September 16, 2014.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Gordan Ugarkovic


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