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Titan's Lake District

Titan's Lake District

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Titan's Lake District
Cassini flew past Titan 127 times during its time at Saturn. This map of Titan's lakes and seas near the moon's northern polar region was created from numerous Cassini radar scans. The three largest seas are Punga Mare (closest to the pole), Ligeia Mare, and the biggest, Kraken Mare.

The "Click to enlarge" version above is at only 20 percent of the map's full resolution. To see the full-resolution map, visit JPL's Planetary Photojournal.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

Original image data dated on or about December 31, 2013

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