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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Uranus rings and shepherds

Filed under pretty pictures, Voyager 1 and 2, Uranus' rings, Uranus' moons

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Uranus rings and shepherds Voyager 2 discovered that Uranus' brightest Epsilon ring is shepherded by two satellites, Cordelia (1986U7) and Ophelia (1986U8), each only about 40 kilometers in diameter.


Original image data dated on or about January 24, 1986.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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