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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Global view of Tethys from Cassini

Filed under Tethys, Cassini, amateur image processing, global views, Saturn's moons

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Global view of Tethys from Cassini Taken by Cassini on October 14, 2009.

NASA / JPL / SSI / Gordan Ugarkovic

The view is a mosaic of four color images. Data were captured by Cassini on October 14, 2009 through infrared, green, and ultraviolet filters. Gordan Ugarkovic produced this "natural-ish" color version from this more extended palette. The large crater near the center of the disk is Penelope; to the west of Penelope there is a north-south line of the three craters Phemius, Polyphemus, and Ajax. Antinous is the large crater far to the south of these.

Copyright holder: Gordan Ugarkovic

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Contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder. Original image data dated on or about October 14, 2009

 

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