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Uranus' rings silhouetted

Uranus' rings silhouetted


Uranus' rings silhouetted
Uranus's nine most prominent rings are seen in silhouette against the smooth globe of the planet in this Voyager 2 view from January 24, 1986, just 24 minutes before its closest approach.

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 January 24, 1986

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