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Enceladus, plumes, and rings

Enceladus, plumes, and rings

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NASA / JPL / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla

Enceladus, plumes, and rings
A crescent Enceladus sits below Saturn's rings in this photo taken by Cassini on January 4, 2012. The plumes have been artificially brightened to make them visible.

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Original image data dated on or about January 4, 2012

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