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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Prometheus, shaper of the F ring

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

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Prometheus, shaper of the F ring Little Prometheus lies at the inner edge of the F ring in this color photo captured by Cassini on April 13, 2007. Prometheus appears especially bright because Cassini is looking down on the unlit face of Saturn's rings.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Gordan Ugarkovic

Copyright holder: Gordan Ugarkovic

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about April 13, 2007

 

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