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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Titan's south polar vortex

Filed under pretty pictures, Cassini, Titan, atmospheres, amateur image processing, Saturn's moons

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Titan's south polar vortex This RGB color composite view of Titan shows the south polar vortex (at the bottom of this image) captured by Cassini on July 25, 2012 from the from the Titan (T-85) flyby at a distance of 99,174 kilometers. The images were taken using the CL1, BL1, RED, and GRN filters.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Val Klavans

Original image data dated on or about July 25, 2012.

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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: Val Klavans


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