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Uranus rings and shepherds

Uranus rings and shepherds


Uranus rings and shepherds
Voyager 2 discovered that Uranus' brightest Epsilon ring is shepherded by two satellites, Cordelia (1986U7) and Ophelia (1986U8), each only about 40 kilometers in diameter.

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Original image data dated on or about January 24, 1986

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