Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Despina and Thalassa transiting Neptune

Despina and Thalassa transiting Neptune
Despina and Thalassa transiting Neptune Voyager 2 captured this series of images of two small moons, Destine and Thalassa, transiting Neptune on August 17, 1989. NASA / JPL-Caltech / ISS / Justin Cowart

The gif has been enlarged by 2x for better visibility, and a 3-pixel unsharp mask was applied to increase contrast and bring out some subtle detail in the clouds.

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