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Tethys and Saturn

Tethys and Saturn

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Emily Lakdawalla

Tethys and Saturn
This image was made by combining three photos captured through red, green, and blue filters on 3 December 2005. A crescent Tethys sits in front of the globe of Saturn, and the rings are seen almost perfectly edge-on.

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

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