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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library


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

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Saturn Cassini ISS red, green, blue, and violet filter images were used to create a somewhat natural color image, and then a polarized (90°) IR filter image was used to exaggerate the clouds, which is why the rings appear somewhat red in this view acquired on May 4, 2005.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Judy Schmidt

Original image data dated on or about May 4, 2005.

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