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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-14 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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The moons Dione and Tethys face each other across the gulf of Saturn's rings. Here, NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks on the Saturn-facing hemisphere of Tethys below and the anti-Saturn side of Dione above.
PIA07630:
The Face-off
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-01 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft carried the European Space Agency’s Huygens probe to Saturn and released it in December 2004.
PIA03569:
Pinpointing Huygens Landing Site
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-18 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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The 'H'-shaped region Fensal-Aztlan is faintly visible on Saturn's murky moon Titan in this enhanced clear-filter view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA07634:
The Land Beneath the Murk
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-16 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This set of images shows the areas mapped so far on Saturn's moon Titan by NASA's Cassini radar mapper using its synthetic aperture radar imaging mode.
PIA03571:
Titan Viewed by Cassini's Radar
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-23 Dione Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft prepared for its rendezvous with Dione on Oct. 11, 2005, capturing the brilliant, cratered iceball in front of its shadow-draped planet.
PIA07637:
On Approach to Dione
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-25 Mimas Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Impact-battered Mimas steps in front of Saturn's rings, showing off its giant 130-kilometer (80-mile) wide crater Herschel. This image was taken in visible green light with NASA's Cassini narrow-angle camera on Oct. 13, 2005.
PIA07639:
Herschel Sees the Sun
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-28 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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The Sun's rays strike the terrains near the terminator on Tethys at low angles, throwing features there into sharp relief. This image was taken in visible green light with NASA's Cassini narrow-angle camera on Oct. 13, 2005.
PIA07640:
Rough Sphere of Tethys
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-29 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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A target of intense interest to Cassini mission scientists is Enceladus, whose wrinkled and frozen crescent is seen here with Saturn's rings. This image was taken in visible green light with NASA's Cassini narrow-angle camera on Oct. 13, 2005.
PIA07641:
Wrinkled Crescent
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-01 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Saturn's G ring glows like a neon garland in this lovely narrow angle camera image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA07643:
G Ring Aglow
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-02 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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In a rare moment, NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this enduring portrait of a near-alignment of four of Saturn's restless moons. Timing is critical when trying to capture a view of multiple bodies, like this one.
PIA07644:
When Moons Align
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-05 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This fanciful view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft spies the Saturnian moons, Dione and Enceladus, from just beneath the ringplane. Enceladus is on the near side of the rings with respect to Cassini, and Dione is on the far side.
PIA07645:
Dione and Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-28 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Recent Cassini images of Saturn's moon Enceladus backlit by the sun show the fountain-like sources of the fine spray of material that towers over the south polar region. This image was acquired by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on Nov. 27, 2005.
PIA07758:
Fountains of Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-30 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Descent Imager/Spectral Radiometer
Radar Mapper
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This composite image shows a mosaic of the European Space Agency's Huygens probe landing site, as seen by the descent imager/spectral radiometer on the Huygens probe. The mosaic is overlaid on a NASA Cassini orbiter radar image.
PIA06437:
Huygens Landing Site
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-11-30 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Descent Imager/Spectral Radiometer
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Images recorded by the European Space Agency's Huygens probe descent imager/spectral radiometer between 4 and 0.3 miles were assembled to produce this panoramic mosaic. The Huygens probe was delivered to Saturn's moon Titan by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA06439:
Titan's Surface #2
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-11-29 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Gores in the Strands
PIA09782:
Gores in the Strands
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-02 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Descent Imager/Spectral Radiometer
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This is a perspective view of the surface of Saturn's moon Titan near the Huygens probe landing site that includes the bright-dark boundary between the bright highlands and lower dark plains.
PIA06441:
Bright Highlands and Dark Plains
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-02 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Descent Imager/Spectral Radiometer
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This perspective view shows dark plains on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan about 3 miles from the Huygens probe landing site. The Huygens probe was delivered to Saturn's moon Titan by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA06442:
Dark Plains on Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-07 Pandora Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This dramatic image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows Saturn's craggy moon Pandora skimming along the F ring's outer edge. Pandora orbits about 1,000 kilometers exterior to the ring, but in this view is projected onto the ring.
PIA07647:
Pandora on a String
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-09 Dione Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Saturn's sibling moons, Rhea and Dione, pose for NASA's Cassini spacecraft in this view. Even at this distance, it is easy to see that Dione (below) appears to have been geologically active in the more recent past, compared to Rhea (above).
PIA07649:
Seeing Double
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-06 Rhea Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Rhea: Full Moon
PIA07763:
Rhea: Full Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-06 Rhea Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Catch that Crater
PIA07764:
Catch that Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-12 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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A gorgeous close-up from NASA's Cassini spacecraft at the Saturnian atmosphere reveals small, bright and puffy clouds with long filamentary streamers that are reminiscent of the anvil-shaped Earthly cirrus clouds that extend downwind of thunderstorms.
PIA07650:
Movement in the Shadows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-13 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Viewing Saturn's rings very close to edge-on produces some puzzling effects, as these two images of the F ring demonstrate. Both images were taken using the clear spectral filters on NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera.
PIA07651:
On the Edge
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-14 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Saturn's rings throw imposing shadows and relegate parts of the planet's northern regions to darkness. Three thin and bright arcs in this scene captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft represent three well-known gaps in the immense ring system.
PIA07652:
Gaps in the Darkness
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-15 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This spectacular image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows Prometheus (at right) and Pandora (at left), with their flock of icy ring particles (the F ring) between them.
PIA07653:
Close to the Shepherd Moons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-20 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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An oval-shaped feature, wider than Earth and with streamers extending out to the east and west, swirls in Saturn's southern hemisphere. This image was taken in wavelengths of polarized infrared light with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's wide-angle camera.
PIA07656:
Storm Down Under
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-21 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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Gazing across the ringplane, NASA's Cassini spacecraft spots a Saturn-lit Mimas and the tiny Trojan moon Helene. Only the bright crescent on Mimas' eastern limb is lit by the Sun; the moon's night side is illuminated by Saturnshine.
PIA07657:
Small Worlds of Saturn
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-22 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Dione is partly occulted by Saturn's rings in this nearly edge-on view, taken from less than a tenth of a degree above the ringplane. The side of the rings nearer to NASA's Cassini spacecraft was masked by Saturn's shadow at the time and appears dark.
PIA07658:
Slicing Through Dione
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-23 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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With the icy rings between them, Dione and Tethys each show off the prominent features for which they are known. Dione displays wispy fractures that adorn its trailing side. Tethys, closest to NASA's Cassini spacecraft, shows its impact basin Odysseus.
PIA07659:
Children of Saturn
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-16 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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During a non-targeted flyby by NASA's Cassini spacecraft of Saturn's moon Enceladus on Nov. 26, 2005, Cassini's visual and infrared mapping spectrometer measured the spectrum of the plumes originating from the south pole of the icy moon.
PIA06443:
Enceladus Plume
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Add Image to Favorite List 2005-12-28 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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A crescent Tethys shows off its great scar, Ithaca Chasma, for which the 
moon is renowned. The chasm is 100 kilometers (60 miles) across on 
average, and is 4 kilometers (2 miles) deep in places.
PIA07662:
A Truly Grand Canyon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-02 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Gazing across the plains of Saturn's icy rings, Cassini catches the F ring 
shepherd moon Pandora hovering in the distance
PIA07665:
Distant Shepherd
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-12 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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This moody portrait of Saturn captured by NASA's Cassini orbiter shows a razor-thin ringplane bisecting the clouds of the bright equatorial region. The rings cast dark, shadowy bands onto the planet's northern latitudes.
PIA07673:
Tilted Giant
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-13 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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As northern winter ends on Saturn and NASA's Cassini spacecraft's view of the north pole improves, the swirls and eddies visible until now only in the south are gradually coming into view in the northern hemisphere.
PIA07674:
Hoping for a Hex
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-16 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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A great storm swims in the cloud lanes of Saturn's high northern latitudes. Dark bands across the bottom of this view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft are shadows cast by the partly opaque rings.
PIA07675:
A Storm Escapes the Shadows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-17 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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As the ringed giant tugged on NASA's Cassini spacecraft, urging it to make yet another orbit, the intrepid spacecraft took in this all-encompassing panorama.
PIA07676:
Slightly Sideways Saturn
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-18 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Like a rope of brilliant neon, Saturn's rings outshine everything else in this night side view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft, while the sunlit southern face of the rings reflects a dim glow onto the atmosphere below.
PIA07678:
Gleaming Rings
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-20 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Two of Saturn's battered, icy companions hover here, above the ringplane. To get a sense of the three-dimensional nature of the scene, note that the wide band of visible rings is in between the two moons in this view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA07679:
Moons in Perspective
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-24 Prometheus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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The ring moon Prometheus continues its work shaping the delicate F ring as Dione looks on. The image was taken in visible light with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera on Dec. 20, 2005.
PIA07681:
Prometheus with Distant Dione
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-25 Atlas Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft contains not one, but two moons. Tethys is slightly overexposed so that the real target of this image, tiny Atlas, can be seen. Atlas is at image center, just outside the A ring.
PIA07682:
Speck of a Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-01-30 Rhea Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Scarred and battered Rhea fills NASA's Cassini spacecraft's view. Notable here is the sharp relief of steep crater walls near the terminator. Icy Rhea (1,528 kilometers, or 949 miles across) is Saturn's second-largest moon.
PIA07689:
Cratered Iceball
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-01 Dione Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This close-up of Dione's icy surface shows deeply shadowed craters near the terminator, as well as a group of roughly linear faults above center. This image was taken in visible green light with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera.
PIA07692:
Dione: Magnified View
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-02 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Plunging cliffs and towering mountains characterize the gigantic impact structure called Odysseus on Saturn's moon Tethys. The great impact basin lies before NASA's Cassini spacecraft in one of the best views yet obtained.
PIA07693:
The Great Basin
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-06 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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For Enceladus, wrinkles mean the opposite of old age. This view of a crescent Enceladus from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows a transition zone between a wrinkled and presumably younger region of terrain and an older, more heavily cratered region.
PIA07694:
Youthful Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-07 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft looked toward the darkened night side of Saturn to capture the eerie glow of the rings, which, not being blocked by the planet's bulk, remained brilliant in full sunlight.
PIA07695:
Rings Against a Dark Planet
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-09 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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The profile of Ithaca Chasma forms a great scar in the icy crescent of Tethys. The chasm stretches more than 1,000 kilometers over Tethys' surface, from north to south. This image was captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on Dec. 25, 2005.
PIA07698:
Grim Tethys
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-10 Janus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This close pairing of Janus and Epimetheus shows the two moons at 'high phase,' meaning that only a thin sliver of sunlit terrain is visible on each moon. This image was taken in visible light with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera.
PIA07699:
Dim Duo
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-10 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This movie of Titan shows data taken with Cassini's visual and infrared 
mapping spectrometer during the last three flybys of Titan
PIA02146:
An Infrared Movie of Titan Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-22 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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A false color look reveals subtle details on Enceladus that are not 
visible in natural color views
PIA07708:
Fresh Features on Enceladus (False color)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-22 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Wrinkles and cracks have reworked the surface of Enceladus, perhaps due to 
the influence of tidal stresses
PIA07709:
Fresh Features on Enceladus (Monochrome)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-14 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This image from shows a rare and powerful storm on the night side of Saturn (Limb View)
PIA07788:
Storm at Night (Limb View)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-02-14 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This image shows a rare and powerful storm on the night side of Saturn (Reprojected View)
PIA07789:
Storm at Night (Reprojected View)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-03-27 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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Phoebe: Cartographic Projections (Mercator Projection)
PIA07795:
Phoebe: Cartographic Projections (Mercator Projection)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-03-27 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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Phoebe: Cartographic Projections (North Polar Map)
PIA07796:
Phoebe: Cartographic Projections (North Polar Map)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-03-27 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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Phoebe: Cartographic Projections (South Polar Map)
PIA07797:
Phoebe: Cartographic Projections (South Polar Map)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-03-29 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Four Propellers
PIA07790:
Four Propellers
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-03-29 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This magnified view illustrates the general orientation of the 'propeller' features in Saturn's rings as they orbit the planet.
PIA07791:
Propeller Motion
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-03-29 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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This collection of Cassini images provides context for understanding the 
location and scale of propeller-shaped features observed within Saturn's A 
ring
PIA07792:
Locating the Propellers
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-04-04 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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This dramatic close-up of Tethys shows the large crater Penelope lying 
near center, overprinted by many smaller, younger impact sites
PIA08149:
Penelope Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-04-21 Rhea Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Rhea shows off her bright, fresh-looking impact crater in this Cassini 
view taken during a close approach
PIA08148:
Revisiting the Splat
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-04-27 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Seen here are areas mapped on Saturn's moon Titan by the Cassini radar mapper using its synthetic aperture radar imaging mode. Shown are a variety of geologic features, including impact craters, wind-blown deposits, channels and cryovolcanic features
PIA08099:
Titan (T13) Viewed by Cassini's Radar
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-09 Dione Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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The wispy fractured terrain on Dione is illuminated here by 'Saturnshine' -- dim reflected light from the planet
PIA08174:
Bright Fractures in the Dark
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-03 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
Radar Mapper
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Comparing Notes on Titan -- Radar & Imaging Science Subsystem
PIA07785:
Comparing Notes on Titan -- Radar & Imaging Science Subsystem Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-03 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Radar Images the Margin of Xanadu
PIA08425:
Radar Images the Margin of Xanadu
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-03 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Radar Images Shikoku -
PIA08426:
Radar Images Shikoku - "Great Britain"
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-05 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Xanadu: Rivers Flowed onto a Sunless Sea
PIA08428:
Xanadu: Rivers Flowed onto a Sunless Sea
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-05 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Impact Craters on Xanadu
PIA08429:
Impact Craters on Xanadu
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-09 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Complex Terrain
PIA08449:
Complex Terrain
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-12 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Dunes and more Dunes
PIA08454:
Dunes and more Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-16 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Janus and Epimetheus continue to separate, following their orbital swap in 
January 2006. Until 2010, Janus will remain the innermost of the pair, 
whose orbits around Saturn are separated by only about 50 kilometers (31 
miles) on average
PIA08178:
Epimetheus Falls Behind
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-19 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Three large and impressive vortices, including two that appear to be 
interacting, are captured here as they swirl through Saturn's active 
southern latitudes
PIA08181:
Storms Roll Past
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-05-22 Iapetus Cassini-Huygens
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From Dark to Bright and Red to White
PIA08164:
From Dark to Bright and Red to White
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-06-08 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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Cassini stares toward the night side of Saturn, seen here on the right, as 
the active icy moon Enceladus glides past
PIA08195:
Dark Side of Saturn's Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-07-05 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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Persistent Arc
PIA07805:
Persistent Arc Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-06-22 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
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Torn-up Terrain
PIA08205:
Torn-up Terrain
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-07-17 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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Mimas in Hiding
PIA08222:
Mimas in Hiding
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-07-26 Rhea Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Rhea and Enceladus shared the sky just before the smaller moon passed behind its larger, cratered sibling.This image is part of a 'mutual event' series in which one moon passes close to or in front of another
PIA08229:
Enceladus Approaches
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-07-27 Pan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Hiding within the Encke gap is the small moon Pan, partly in shadow and party cut off by the outer A ring in this view. Similar to Atlas, Pan appears to have a slight ridge around its middle; and like Atlas, Pan's orbit also coincides with a faint ringlet
PIA08230:
Down Under on Pan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-08-01 Atlas Cassini-Huygens
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The Cassini spacecraft finds oddly-shaped Atlas gliding along the edge of the A ring. The moon has a prominent equatorial bulge, which is accentuated here by the grazing viewing angle of Cassini, making Atlas appear pointy
PIA08233:
Watching Atlas's Waistline
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-08-02 Iapetus Cassini-Huygens
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This Cassini spacecraft view shows how the bright and dark regions on Iapetus fit together like the seams of a baseball. Some of the material that covers the moon's dark, leading side spills over into regions on the brighter trailing side
PIA08234:
World of Contrast
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-08-07 Rhea Cassini-Huygens
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Two slim crescents smile toward the Cassini spacecraft following an occultation event
PIA08237:
Rhea Releases Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-08-17 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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Bright ringlets and dark gaps at the inner edge of the C ring sweep across this scene. The C ring contains numerous 'plateaus' -- broad ring regions that are bright and surrounded by fainter material
PIA08245:
Inner C Ring
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-08-15 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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The sharp outer boundary of Saturn's B ring, which is the bright ring region seen to the right in this image, is maintained by a strong resonance with the moon Mimas. For every two orbits made by particles at this distance from Saturn
PIA08243:
The Huygens Gap
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Two images of Saturn's A and B ring showcase the opposition effect, a brightness surge that is visible on Saturn's rings when the Sun is directly behind the spacecraft
PIA08247:
Opposition Surge on the A Ring
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-08-21 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Two images of Saturn's A and B ring showcase the opposition effect, a brightness surge that is visible on Saturn's rings when the Sun is directly behind the spacecraft
PIA08248:
Opposition Surge on the B Ring
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-08 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Radar Images Titan's South Pole
PIA10218:
Radar Images Titan's South Pole
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-02-23 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
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This mosaic shows extraordinary details of tectonic deformation in the fractured south polar region of Saturn's moon Enceladus, where jets of water ice spray outward to form Saturn's E ring. The images were captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA11686:
Enceladan Tectonics
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-09-12 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Crater Studies on Titan
PIA08737:
Crater Studies on Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-09-22 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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The Cassini spacecraft presents a tempestuous scene in which the clouds of Saturn's bright equatorial region entwine with those in darker, southerly latitudes
PIA08272:
Blustery Bands
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Cassini spies the wrinkled, fractured and remarkably crater-poor terrain of Enceladus
PIA08276:
Enigma in Ice
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-09-29 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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Although the embedded moon Pan is nowhere to be seen, there is a bright clump-like feature visible here, within the Encke Division. Also discernable are periodic brightness variations along the outer (right side) gap edge
PIA08277:
Encke Structure
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-10-03 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Although difficult to see at first, more than one moon is at work sculpting Saturn's rings in this view from the Cassini spacecraft
PIA08279:
Two Sculptors
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-09-26 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This Cassini radar image shows two lakes 'kissing' each other on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan. The image from a flyby on Sept. 23, 2006, covers an area about 60 kilometers (37 miles) wide by 40 kilometers (25 miles) high.
PIA08740:
Titan's "Kissing Lakes"
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-10-12 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
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A world whose mysteries are just coming to light, Enceladus has enchanted scientists and non-scientists alike. With its potential for near-surface liquid water, the icy moon may be the latest addition to the list of possible abodes for life
PIA08286:
Half-lit Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-10-11 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This mosaic of Saturn's rings was acquired by NASA's Cassini's visual and infrared mapping spectrometer instrument on Sept. 15, 2006, while the spacecraft was in the shadow of the planet looking back towards the rings
PIA01940:
Saturn's Rings in Infrared
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D Ring Sight Lines
PIA08326:
D Ring Sight Lines
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-10-12 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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In this image taken by NASA's Cassini radar system, a previously unseen style of lakes is revealed. The lakes here assume complex shapes and are among the darkest seen so far on Titan.
PIA01943:
Lakes and More Lakes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-10-12 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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The large dark patch seen on this image at high latitudes surrounding Titan's north pole, is from NASA's Cassini spacecraft's radar system, and most likely a hydrocarbon lake.
PIA01942:
Titan's Great Lakes?
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-10-17 Mimas Cassini-Huygens
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Mimas in View
PIA08289:
Mimas in View
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-10-18 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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F Ring Dynamism
PIA08290:
F Ring Dynamism
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