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Dark Titan, bright Dione

Dark Titan, bright Dione

NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / color composite by Emily Lakdawalla

Dark Titan, bright Dione
Dione passes in front of Titan in this Cassini color composite from 10 April 2010. Dione's icy surface is considerably more reflective than Titan's smoggy atmosphere. This version of the composite was composed from data archived with the Planetary Data System.

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