The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Saturn's rings and shadows
Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, Saturn's moons, many worlds, Saturn, Mimas, Saturn's rings
Saturn's gossamer-thin rings paint with light and shadow across the canvas of Saturn's upper atmosphere in a stunning true-color image captured by the Cassini spacecraft on November 7, 2004. The icy moon at right center is Mimas.
NASA / JPL / SSI
This image is in the public domain.
Original image data dated on or about November 7, 2004
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