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Saturn's rings and shadows

Saturn's rings and shadows

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Saturn's rings and shadows
Saturn's gossamer-thin rings paint with light and shadow across the canvas of Saturn's upper atmosphere in a stunning true-color image captured by the Cassini spacecraft on November 7, 2004. The icy moon at right center is Mimas.

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Original image data dated on or about November 7, 2004

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