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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Saturn within its rings

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Saturn within its rings Seen from high above the equatorial plane, the globe of Saturn sits clearly separate from the disk of the rings. Cassini captured a three-by-four mosaic of red, green, and blue-filter images on October 10, 2013 to produce this stunning photo of Saturn, a view never possible from Earth.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Gordan Ugarkovic

Originally posted at unmannedspaceflight.com. This mosaic is composed of raw JPEG images from the Cassini website.

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 October 10, 2013

 

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