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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-03-26 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Wind-blown clouds and haze high in Saturn's atmosphere are captured in this image taken by NASA's Cassini narrow angle camera in February 2004.
PIA05384:
High Winds Aloft on Saturn Animation Icon
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As NASA's Cassini closes in on Saturn, its view is growing sharper with time and now reveals new atmospheric features in the planet's southern hemisphere.
PIA05385:
Spots on Saturn
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Three months before its scheduled arrival at Saturn, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has observed two storms in the act of merging. With diameters close to 1,000 kilometers (621 miles), both storms, which appear as spots in the southern hemisphere.
PIA05386:
Merging Saturnian Storms
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-04-15 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini has sighted Prometheus and Pandora, the two F-ring-shepherding moons whose unpredictable orbits both fascinate scientists and wreak havoc on the F ring.
PIA05387:
Prometheus and Pandora
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-04-22 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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A montage of NASA's Cassini images, taken in four different regions of the spectrum from ultraviolet to near-infrared, demonstrates that there is more to Saturn than meets the eye.
PIA05388:
Four Ways to See Saturn
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-02-23 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this high resolution image of the western hemisphere of Saturn's moon Enceladus where newly created terrain of this geologically active moon's south polar region meets older, crater-filled terrain further north.
PIA11685:
New to Old on Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-04-29 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn and its rings completely fill the field of view of NASA's Cassini's narrow angle camera in this natural color image taken on March 27, 2004. This is the last single 'eyeful' of Saturn and its rings.
PIA05389:
Saturn in Color
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-12 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows early images returned from the first detailed reconnaissance of Saturn's small outer moon, Phoebe.
PIA06066:
Battered Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-06 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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The veils of Saturn's most mysterious moon have begun to lift in NASA's Cassini's eagerly awaited first glimpse of the surface of Titan; scientists believe organic matter rains from hazy skies and seas of liquid hydrocarbons dot a frigid surface.
PIA05390:
The Veils of Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-13 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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As NASA's Cassini nears its rendezvous with Saturn, new detail in the banded clouds of the planet's atmosphere are becoming visible.
PIA05391:
Bands of Clouds and Lace
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-20 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini orbiter continues its observations of Saturn's mysterious moon Titan, stealing another early peek at the haze-enshrouded surface.
PIA05392:
Peering Closer at Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-24 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This image from NASA's Cassini-Huygens spacecraft shows two of Saturn's moons, Prometheus (102 kilometers, or 63 miles across) and Pandora (84 kilometers, or 52 miles across), shepherding the planet's narrow F-ring.
PIA05393:
Pandora and Prometheus Near F Ring
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-25 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn's rings cast threadlike shadows on the planet's northern hemisphere. Note the translucent C ring, and thin outermost F ring. The image was taken with NASA's Cassini narrow angle camera in visible light on May 10, 2004.
PIA05394:
Rings and Shadows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-26 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows dramatic details in the swirling, turbulent bands of clouds in Saturn's atmosphere. Particularly noteworthy is the disturbed equatorial region.
PIA05395:
Swirls of Clouds
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-27 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows the multitude of grooves for which Saturn's rings are famed.
PIA05396:
Groovy Rings and Moons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-26 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini-Huygens spacecraft returned this image of Saturn on May 16, 2004, when its imaging science subsystem narrow-angle camera was too close to fit the entire planet in its field-of-view.
PIA05983:
Saturn from Far and Near (Cassini-Huygens)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-28 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This close-up image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft of Saturn's southern hemisphere, shows several dark spots huddled in the mid-latitude region.
PIA05397:
Storms in Saturn's Atmosphere
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-05-31 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows the delicate banded nature of Saturn's atmosphere.
PIA05398:
Saturn's Stripes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-01 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn's southern hemisphere shows dark spots and wisps of high clouds, as captured in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA05399:
Storms and Feathery Clouds
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-04 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Two pairs of dark spots, or storms, in Saturn's atmosphere squeeze past each other as they dance around the planet. In this group of four storms, the top left and lower right storms are fringed with white clouds as seen by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA05401:
Two Pairs of Storms
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-02 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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This image of Saturn captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows white feathery clouds near 45 degrees south latitude.
PIA05400:
Atmospheric Detail in the Near Infrared
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-07 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows Saturn's moon Prometheus orbiting inside the planet's F-ring, which exhibits some of the knotted structure for which it is renowned.
PIA05402:
Prometheus and Knots in the F Ring
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-03 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft taken May 21, 2004 displays the ringed planet's subtle, multi-hued atmospheric bands.
PIA06060:
Colorful Saturn, Getting Closer
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-03 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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The path that lies ahead for NASA's Cassini-Huygens mission is indicated in this image which illustrates where the spacecraft will be just 27 days from now, when it arrives at Saturn.
PIA06061:
Passage through the Ring Plane
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-08 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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The high clouds of Saturn's bright equatorial band appear to stretch like cotton candy in this image taken by NASA's Cassini narrow angle camera on May 11, 2004.
PIA05403:
Atmospheric Detail and Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-09 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft is closing in fast on its first target of observation in the Saturn system: the small, mysterious moon Phoebe, only 220 kilometers (137 miles) across.
PIA06062:
Closing in on Phoebe
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-10 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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Titan's featureless atmosphere as seen in visible light glares back at the viewer, challenging NASA's Cassini and its piggybacked Huygens probe to expose the moon's many secrets.
PIA05404:
Titan's Murky Skies
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-11 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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This image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows several dark storms confined to a region below 30 degrees south latitude in Saturn's atmosphere.
PIA05405:
Storm Alley
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-12 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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Phoebe rotates through nearly one full rotation in this animated sequence of nine frames, taken on NASA's Cassini spacecraft approach to the small moon on June 10, 2004.
PIA06065:
Phoebe Rotation Movie Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-13 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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Phoebe's true nature is revealed in startling clarity in this mosaic of two images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft flyby on June 11, 2004.
PIA06064:
The Face of Phoebe
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-13 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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Phoebe delivers on its promise to reveal new wonders to NASA's Cassini spacecraft by showing probable evidence of an ice-rich body overlain with a thin layer of dark material.
PIA06067:
Phoebe's Surprise
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-13 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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This eye-popping high-resolution image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows Phoebe's pitted surface.
PIA06068:
Crater Close-up on Phoebe
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-14 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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On June 11, 2004, during its closest approach to Phoebe, NASA's Cassini spacecraft obtained this extremely high resolution view of a dark, desolate landscape.
PIA06069:
Dark Desolation
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-14 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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Shown here is a mosaic of seven of the sharpest, highest resolution images taken of Phoebe during NASA's Cassini spacecraft close flyby of the tiny moon.
PIA06072:
Peering at Phoebe
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A mosaic of two images of Saturn's moon Phoebe taken shortly after NASA's Cassini spacecraft flyby on June 11, 2004, gives a close-up view of a region near its South Pole.
PIA06074:
A View to the South
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-14 Phoebe Cassini-Huygens
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This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows bright wispy streaks thought to be ice revealed by subsidence of crater walls.
PIA06075:
A Skyline View
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-15 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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On its approach to Saturn orbit insertion, the narrow angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft snapped this image of a turbulent swirl in the high clouds of Saturn's atmosphere.
PIA05406:
Swirls of Clouds in Infrared
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-16 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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Cassini's finely-tuned vision reveals hazes high in the skies over Titan in this narrow angle camera image taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on May 22, 2004.
PIA05407:
Two-Tone Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-17 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Cassini continues its vigil as Saturn's atmosphere churns and morphs through time. This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft's was taken on May 15, 2004, from a distance of 24.7 million kilometers (15.3 million miles) from Saturn.
PIA05408:
Mid-Latitude Storms
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-18 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn's bright equatorial band displays an exquisite swirl near the planet's eastern limb. This image was captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on May 18, 2004, from a distance of 23.4 million kilometers (14.5 million miles) from Saturn.
PIA05409:
Bands and Swirls in Infrared
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-21 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn's magnificent rings show some of their intricate structure in this image taken on May 11, 2004, by NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow angle camera.
PIA05410:
Rings and Moons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-22 Iapetus Cassini-Huygens
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This image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft hints at the split personality of Saturn's 1,436 kilometer (892 mile)-wide moon Iapetus.
PIA05411:
Saturn's Yin-Yang Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-23 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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With ultraviolet eyes, NASA's Cassini spacecraft gazes at cloud bands and wavy structures in Saturn's southern hemisphere.
PIA05412:
Southern Hemisphere in Ultraviolet
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This colorful graphic illustrates that despite Phoebe's bumpy, irregular topography, the moon has a fairly round shape. A digitally rendered shape model of Phoebe was constructed using NASA's Cassini imaging data.
PIA06070:
The True Shape of Phoebe
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During its historic close encounter with Phoebe, NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured a series of high resolution images of the small moon, six of which have been put together to create this mosaic.
PIA06073:
Phoebe Hi-Resolution Mosaic
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These set of images captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft were created during the Phoebe flyby on June 11, 2004.
PIA06400:
Phoebe's Mineral Distribution
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-25 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft has beamed back a new, more detailed image of smog-enshrouded Titan.
PIA06071:
Through the Haze
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-28 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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In this image, dark regions represent areas where NASA's Cassini spacecraft is seeing into deeper levels in Saturn's atmosphere.
PIA05413:
Saturn's Atmosphere and Rings
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-29 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn's peaceful beauty invites NASA's Cassini spacecraft for a closer look in this natural color view, taken during the spacecraft's approach to the planet.
PIA06077:
Ringworld Waiting
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-06-29 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft piercing vision reveals a never-before-seen level of detail on Titan's surface as the moon executes nearly one complete rotation under the spacecraft's watchful gaze.
PIA06080:
As Titan Turns Animation Icon
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft has sighted the tiny moon Atlas, which is seen here for the first time since Voyager 1 flew past Saturn in 1980.
PIA06076:
Atlas Found! Animation Icon
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This image of Saturn's southern hemisphere taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft cameras shows a banded appearance due to winds, as well as dark cyclonic ovals.
PIA06082:
Saturn Movie Animation Icon
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft has sighted tiny Pan, a body only 20 kilometers (12 miles) across. Pan is responsible for parting the Encke Gap in Saturn's outer A ring.
PIA06084:
Pan Found! Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-01 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
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This image shows the region of Saturn's rings known as the Cassini Division. It was taken by the narrow angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft after successful entry into Saturn's orbit.
PIA06092:
Cassini Captures the Cassini Division
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This image shows a bending wave (right) and density wave in Saturn's A ring, interior to the Encke Gap. It was taken by the narrow angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft after successful entry into Saturn's orbit.
PIA06093:
Two Waves in One Spectacular Image of Saturn's Rings
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This is one of the first images taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft after it successfully entered Saturn's orbit.
PIA06094:
Rippling Rings
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This image shows three density waves in Saturn's A ring. It was taken by the narrow angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft after successful entry into Saturn's orbit.
PIA06095:
Rings Full of Waves
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This image shows a close-up view of a density wave in Saturn's A ring. It was taken by the narrow angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft after successful entry into Saturn's orbit.
PIA06096:
Rings Full of Waves (zoom)
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This is one of the first images of Saturn's F ring taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft after it successfully entered Saturn's orbit.
PIA06097:
Cassini's First Picture of F Ring
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This is one of the first images of Saturn's F ring taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft after it successfully entered Saturn's orbit.
PIA06098:
Wide View of Saturn's F Ring
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This image shows in superb detail the region in Saturn's rings known as the Encke Gap. It was taken by the narrow angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft after successful entry into Saturn's orbit.
PIA06099:
The Encke Gap as Never Seen Before
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-02 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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Despite the views of the surface of Saturn's Titan moon provided by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, the moon remains inscrutable to the human eye.
PIA06081:
Titan in Natural Color
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Sixteen Cassini narrow angle camera images were used to produce the surface map shown here. The images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft vary in scale from 88 to 35 kilometers (52 to 21 miles) per pixel.
PIA06086:
Mapping Titan's Surface
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This image of Saturn's southern hemisphere taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft cameras shows a banded appearance due to winds, as well as dark cyclonic ovals.
PIA06083:
Saturn Movie Close-Up Animation Icon
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This image taken by the narrow angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows Saturn's F ring.
PIA06351:
Streaming F Ring
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-03 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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Shown here is a mosaic of Titan's south polar region acquired as NASA's Cassini spacecraft passed by at a range of 339,000 kilometers (210,600 miles) on July 2.
PIA06109:
Titan's Mottled Surface
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-03 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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This sequence of images illustrates the evolution of a field of clouds near Titan's south pole over a period of almost five hours. The images were acquired on July 2, 2004, by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA06110:
Titan's South Polar Clouds
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This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft, acquired at a range of 344,000 kilometers (213,700 miles), shows details at Titan's surface never seen before.
PIA06111:
Closing in on Titan
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Shown here is a blowup of a region of Titan imaged on July 2, 2004. This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft was taken at a distance of 339,000 kilometers (210,600 miles) and shows brightness variations on the surface of Titan.
PIA06112:
Titan Close-up
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-03 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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This mosaic of images taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft as it approached Saturn shows the surface features of Titan, from the dark 'H' on the left to the bright observation area at the south pole on the right.
PIA06411:
Titan Map
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-12 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Details observed in Saturn's south polar region demonstrate that this area is far from featureless. This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows lighter colored clouds dot the entire region.
PIA05414:
South Pole on Saturn
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-13 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured intriguing cloud structures on Saturn as it neared its rendezvous with the gas giant.
PIA05415:
Atmospheric Detail in Infrared
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Saturn's captivating cloud bands display a number of interesting features in this narrow angle camera image taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on May 20, 2004.
PIA05416:
Moon under Saturn
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-02-23 Enceladus Cassini-Huygens
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured dramatic plumes, both large and small, spray water ice out from many locations along the famed 'tiger stripes' near the south pole of Saturn's moon Enceladus.
PIA11688:
Bursting at the Seams: the Geyser Basin of Enceladus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-15 Iapetus Cassini-Huygens
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The moon with the split personality, Iapetus, presents a puzzling appearance. This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows one hemisphere of the moon is very dark, while the other is very bright.
PIA06100:
Saturn's Two-Face Moon
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This image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows a dramatic view of Saturn's rings draped by the shadow of Saturn.
PIA05417:
Rings and More Rings
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-19 Dione Cassini-Huygens
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The icy, cratered surface of Saturn's moon Dione shows more than just its sunlit side in these two processed versions of the same image. The image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft narrow angle camera on July 2, 2004.
PIA05418:
Dark Side of Dione
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The first artificial satellite in the Saturn system, NASA's Cassini spacecraft, returned images of the natural moons following a successful insertion into orbit.
PIA05419:
Crescent Rhea
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-21 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
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Like a half-full moon, cratered Tethys hangs before NASA's Cassini spacecraft in this narrow angle camera view taken on July 3, 2004.
PIA05420:
Tethys: The Sea Goddess
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Nine days before it entered orbit, NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this exquisite natural color view of Saturn's rings.
PIA05421:
Ringscape In Color
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Saturn's brilliant jewel, water-ice-covered Enceladus, is the most reflective body in the solar system. The image was taken in visible light with NASA's Cassini spacecraft narrow angle camera on July 3, 2004.
PIA05422:
Icy Enceladus
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Soon after orbital insertion, NASA's Cassini spacecraft returned its best look yet at the heavily cratered moon Mimas (398 kilometers, 247 miles across).
PIA05423:
That's No Space Station
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The dark shadow of Saturn's southern hemisphere spreads across the planet's rings all the way to the Encke gap. This image was captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft narrow angle camera on June 21, 2004.
PIA05424:
Light and Shadow
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This image of the lit face of Saturn's outer, or A ring was taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shortly after crossing the ring plane after its orbit insertion burn.
PIA06709:
Rings Galore
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-07-29 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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Encircled in purple stratospheric haze, Titan appears as a softly glowing sphere in this colorized image taken one day after NASA's Cassini spacecraft first flyby of the moon on July 2, 2004.
PIA06090:
Purple Haze
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-03 Tethys Cassini-Huygens
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This view Saturn's icy moon Tethys shows a large crater with a central peak in the southern hemisphere. Other surface details of this heavily cratered surface are faintly visible in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA05426:
Speeding Away from Tethys
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-04 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn's southern polar region exhibits concentric rings of clouds which encircle a dark spot at the pole, as shown in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA05427:
South Polar Structure
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft captures this scene showing the bright crescent of Saturn's moon Enceladus at top right. The center of the image reveals plumes of water ice spew out from fractures known as 'tiger stripes' near the south pole of the moon.
PIA11683:
Peaceful Portrait
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-05 Mimas Cassini-Huygens
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Looking beyond Saturn's magnificent rings, NASA's Cassini spacecraft caught a glimpse of the moon Mimas in orbit about the gas giant.
PIA05428:
Beyond the Rings: Mimas
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-05 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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The image on the left was taken on Nov. 1, 1980, by NASA's Voyager spacecraft. It shows a narrow shadow cast on the equatorial region of Saturn's atmosphere by the rings. The image on the right was acquired by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on May 10, 2004.
PIA06415:
Saturn's Ring Shadow, Then and Now
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-09 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Details in Saturn's southern polar region highlight the often turbulent nature of the boundaries that separate the cloud bands on this swirling gaseous globe. This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft was taken on July 13, 2004.
PIA05430:
Southern Atmosphere Detail
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-10 Rhea Cassini-Huygens
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This view of Saturn's icy moon Rhea captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows hints of its heavily cratered surface, including a bright feature near the terminator (day-night boundary).
PIA05431:
Receding Rhea
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This view of Saturn's south pole shows a prominent dark spot, along with flowing, wave-like patterns to the north and toward the right. This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft was taken on July 13, 2004.
PIA05432:
Infrared South Pole
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This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft represents the best view yet of Saturn's battered and chaotically rotating little moon Hyperion.
PIA05433:
Tumbling Hyperion
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-13 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn's atmosphere displays elegant structural detail, as captured in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft of the southern polar region.
PIA05434:
Active Atmosphere
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This narrow angle ultraviolet image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, probes the high atmosphere above Saturn's south pole.
PIA06470:
Polar Stratosphere
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Saturn's crescent moon Dione hangs before NASA's Cassini spacecraft in this magnified image taken on July 19, 2004.
PIA05436:
Streaking Away from Dione
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft narrow angle camera view of Saturn's southern polar region shows interesting details in the swirling boundaries between cloud bands.
PIA05438:
Infrared South Pole
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This ultraviolet view captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows wavy cloud bands near Saturn's south polar region.
PIA05439:
Ultraviolet South Pole
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Add Image to Favorite List 2004-08-19 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
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Saturn and its rings are prominently shown in this color image, along with three of Saturn's smaller moons. This image was taken on June 18, 2004, with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow angle camera, 8.2 million kilometers from Saturn.
PIA06422:
Pretty in Pink
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