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Approaching the plumes

Approaching the plumes

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Gordan Ugarkovic

Approaching the plumes
This four-frame animation is composed of images captured by Cassini as it approached for its close flyby of Enceladus on 21 November 2009. The brightest plumes in this animation are along Damascus sulcus. Plumes along Baghdad sulcus are also visible at the beginning of the animation.

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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