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A final glimpse of Enceladus

A final glimpse of Enceladus

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A final glimpse of Enceladus
This color image of Enceladus as it set behind Saturn was captured on 13 September 2017, as Cassini plunged toward the planet during its final orbit. The color composite was made from red, green and blue filters on the spacecraft.

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

Original image data dated on or about September 13, 2017

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