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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Rotating Dione

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

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Rotating Dione Cassini took this set of 15 images of Dione over a 1.5-hour period on October 1, 2011 to watch Dione's "wispy terrain" rotate into view. Cassini was about 500,000 kilometers away from Dione at the time.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about October 1, 2011.

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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: Emily Lakdawalla


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