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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Telesto flyby

Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, amateur image processing, Saturn's small moons, global views, animation

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Telesto flyby Cassini performed a distant (~14,000 km) flyby of Telesto, one of Saturn's small moons, on January 14, 2016. This animation, created using images acquired during the flyby, shows Telesto with north as up.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Ian Regan

Original image data dated on or about January 14, 2016.

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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: Ian Regan


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sepiae: 01/19/2016 06:20 CST

Already the recent still reminded me of Moby Dick. This gif has made the impression now fatally permanent :)

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