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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Saturn's hexagon in living color

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

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Saturn's hexagon in living color Color-composite Cassini image of Saturn’s northern hexagon

NASA / JPL / SSI / Jason Major

Original image data dated on or about November 28, 2012.

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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: Jason Major


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sepiae: 02/12/2014 10:12 CST

The Saturn Hexagon remains on the top of the list of things about our system that just amaze me the most. And this is so far my favourite image of it. Well done and thanx, Cassini :)

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