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Iapetus moving out of eclipse

Iapetus moving out of eclipse

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla

Iapetus moving out of eclipse
This 8-frame animation shows Iapetus at nearly full phase, passing out of the shadow cast by Saturn and/or its rings on the moon on February 14, 2007.

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: Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about February 14, 2007

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