Help Shape the Future of Space Exploration

Join The Planetary Society Now  arrow.png

Join our eNewsletter for updates & action alerts

    Please leave this field empty
The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Piercing Titan's veil

Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, Titan, amateur image processing, Saturn's moons

Go Back

Piercing Titan's veil Amateur image processor Judy Schmidt created this view of Titan using Cassini wideband RGB filter images combined with a sharpened infrared luminosity overlay to bring out the surface details that are normally completely enshrouded by Titan's atmosphere. The data used were acquired by Cassini on February 19, 2013.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Judy Schmidt

Filters used to create the image:

Luminosity overlay: CB3 938N
Red: RED 650W
Green: GRN 568W
Blue: BL1 451W

Original image data dated on or about February 19, 2013.

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

 

Other Related Images

Comments:

Leave a Comment:

You must be logged in to submit a comment. Log in now.

Space in Images

Pretty pictures and
awe-inspiring science.

See More

Join The Planetary Society

Let’s explore the cosmos together!

Become a Member

Connect With Us

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more…
Continue the conversation with our online community!