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Surging Sunlight

Surging Sunlight

NASA / JPL / SSI / Animation by Bill Dunford

Surging Sunlight
The bright glint of an opposition surge seems to follow Cassini as it observes Saturn's rings over the course of a couple of hours with the sun directly behind the spacecraft.

This image is in the public domain.

Original image data dated on or about May 11, 2007

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