Help Shape the Future of Space Exploration

Join The Planetary Society Now  arrow.png

Join our eNewsletter for updates & action alerts

    Please leave this field empty
The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Structures in the Keeler gap

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

Go Back

Structures in the Keeler gap While attempting to image the elusive Daphnis, Cassini took this photo of striking structures on the edges of the Keeler gap on January 16, 2017. It was roughly 25,000 kilometers away from the gap at the time.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about January 16, 2017.

Creative Commons License
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: Emily Lakdawalla


Other Related Images


Leave a Comment:

You must be logged in to submit a comment. Log in now.

Space in Images

Pretty pictures and
awe-inspiring science.

See More

Join The Planetary Society

Let’s explore the cosmos together!

Become a Member

Connect With Us

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more…
Continue the conversation with our online community!