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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Saturn's hexagon

Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, atmospheres, amateur image processing, Saturn

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Saturn's hexagon This true color view of Saturn's north polar region was taken by Cassini's Imaging Science Subsystem (ISS) on June 26, 2013 from a distance of 647,573 kilometers. This view was created using CL1, RED, BL1 and GRN filter images.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Val Klavans

Original image data dated on or about June 26, 2013.

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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: Val Klavans


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