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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Tethys and Dione

Filed under Dione, pretty pictures, Tethys, Cassini, amateur image processing, global views, Saturn's moons, many worlds, animation

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This natural color, time-lapse movie comprised of images from the Cassini spacecraft taken in December 2010 shows Dione moving from left to right, passing behind its sister moon Tethys, which remains in the center of the frame.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Ian Regan

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 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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Afif / Kyle / @The5thKingZ: 07/19/2013 11:04 CDT

I admit it. This is amazing but I want you to focus on the video at 9-12 seconds. There's somethings bipping about 3 colourful lights at the same time. I don't know maybe it's true that there's another living things out there. The 3 bipping things for me it looks like a spaceship passing through between Dione and Tethys.

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