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Titan hides Rhea

Titan hides Rhea

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NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / colorization by Gordan Ugarkovic

Titan hides Rhea
On 27 October 2009, Cassini caught Titan passing in front of the icy moon Rhea.

 The sequence was captured only in clear filters; amateur Gordan Ugarkovic used a different image to colorize Titan. Titan's smoggy haze discolors icy Rhea as the smaller moon passes behind the larger one.

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: Gordan Ugarkovic

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