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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-08-13 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Three of Saturn's brood are captured near the rings in this view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft. Together they showcase the rich variety of worlds found in the Saturn system.
PIA09004:
A Diverse Family
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-08-13 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This north polar image of Titan was acquired NASA's Cassini radar instrument on May 12, 2007.
PIA09218:
Titan (T30) Viewed by Cassini's Radar - May 12, 2007
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-08-16 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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This celestial circle of light is produced by the glow of sunlight scattered through the periphery of Titan's atmosphere as the Sun is occulted by Titan. This image was taken in visible blue light with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's wide-angle camera.
PIA09007:
Ring of Twilight
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-08-29 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Three of Saturn's diverse family of moons are captured in this view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft. Titan hovers above the thin line of the rings. Epimetheus is a mere speck at far left. Enceladus sits in front of the ringplane from Cassini's view.
PIA09016:
Trio Near the Rings
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-01 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Titan's detached, high-altitude haze layer encircles its smoggy globe in this ultraviolet view, which also features the moon's north polar hood. This image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera on Sept. 2, 2007.
PIA09739:
Titan's Hazes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-02 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on Oct. 2, 2007. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 965 kilometers (600 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04390:
Titan Radar Swath (T-36 Flyby - Oct. 2, 2007)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-11 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This false-color mosaic from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows all synthetic-aperture radar images to date of Titan's north polar region. Approximately 60 percent of Titan's north polar region, above 60 degrees north latitude, is now mapped with radar.
PIA10008:
Titan's North Polar Region Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-11 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Cassini's radar instrument finds lakes in the southern hemisphere of Titan during the most recent Titan flyby. NASA's Cassini spacecraft completed its 37th flyby of Saturn's moon Titan on Oct. 2, 2007.
PIA10018:
Radar Sees Lakes in Titan's Southern Hemisphere
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-12 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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A hazy orb hangs in space, swathed in its dense cocoon of frigid atmosphere. Titan's global, detached, high-altitude haze layer is visible in this image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA09748:
The Smog-bound Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-15 Iapetus Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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While on final approach for its Sept. 2007 close encounter with Saturn's moon Iapetus, NASA's Cassini spacecraft spun around to take in a sweeping view of the Saturn System.
PIA08387:
The View from Iapetus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-15 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft delivers this stunning vista showing small, battered Epimetheus and smog-enshrouded Titan, with Saturn's A and F rings stretching across the scene.
PIA08391:
Titan Beyond the Rings
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-15 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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The murky orange disk of Saturn's moon Titan glides past -- a silent, floating sphere transiting Saturn. Titan is 5,150 kilometers (3200 miles) across. This view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft was acquired from less than a degree above Saturn's ringplane.
PIA08398:
Titan Makes Contact
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-10-15 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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This global digital map of Titan was created using images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft's imaging science subsystem. Images were filter centered at 938 nanometers, allowing researchers to examine albedo variations across the surface of Titan.
PIA08399:
Map of Titan - October 2007
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-11-19 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Through the obscuring haze come glimpses of Titan's dune seas. The dark, equatorial region known as Shangri-la is visible here. This image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera on Oct. 19, 2007.
PIA09774:
Dark Lowlands
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-12-20 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on Dec. 20, 2007. South Polar Region, Western Mezzoramia.
PIA01854:
Titan Radar Swath (T-39 Flyby - Dec. 20, 2007)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-12-31 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks toward Titan and the large, equatorial bright region at center called Adiri. The Huygens probe landing site is in view here, east of Adiri.
PIA09804:
Adiri in View
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-08 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This synthetic aperture radar image was obtained by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on its recent pass by Titan's south pole on Dec. 20, 2007.
PIA10218:
Radar Images Titan's South Pole
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-08 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This synthetic aperture radar image was obtained by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on its pass by Titan's south pole on Dec. 20, 2007.
PIA10219:
Flowing Liquids on Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-01-25 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft peers closely at the layers of organic haze in Titan's upper atmosphere during a recent flyby. Planet-sized Titan is 5,150 kilometers (3,200 miles) across.
PIA09823:
Detached Haze
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-02-08 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Titan's hazy orange globe hangs before NASA's Cassini spacecraft, partly illuminated -- a world with many mysteries yet to be uncovered.
PIA09833:
A World of Questions
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-02-22 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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These images were obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on Feb. 22, 2008. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 1,000 kilometers (621 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04392:
Titan Radar Swath (T-41 Flyby - Feb. 22, 2008)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-02-27 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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A bright streak of cloud graces the northern skies of Titan. This is the second time NASA's Cassini spacecraft's imaging cameras have spotted clouds at 60 degrees north latitude on Titan.
PIA09846:
Alien Weather
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-03-12 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this color portrait of Saturn and Titan only a few minutes before the haze-enshrouded moon slipped behind the planet's enormous bulk.
PIA09856:
Titan Slips Away
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-03-14 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Swathed in its thick blanket of atmosphere, frigid Titan approaches the brilliant limb of Saturn, as shown in this image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA09858:
Titan Approaches Saturn
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-03-17 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Shadows cast by Saturn's rings separate the planet's bright equatorial band from the darker northern latitudes. This image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's wide-angle camera on Feb. 18, 2008.
PIA09859:
High Cloud, Low Cloud
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-03-20 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This graphic and animation depicts a cross-section of the Saturnian moon Titan. The assumption that Titan contains an internal ocean was generated from data gleaned NASA's Cassini Synthetic Aperture Radar during 19 separate passes over Titan.
PIA10243:
An Ocean Runs Through It Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-03-24 Saturn Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Titan emerges from behind Saturn, while Tethys streaks into view, in this colorful scene captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft. Saturn's shadow darkens the far arm of the rings near the planet's limb.
PIA09864:
Moons on the Move
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-03-31 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft peers at the smooth globe of Titan, wrapped in its photochemical haze. The moon's thin, detached, high-altitude haze layer is best viewed at shorter wavelengths of light, as in this violet light image and ultraviolet views.
PIA09869:
Violet Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-03-31 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This image is the first topographic map of part of Titan's north polar region. The false-color mosaic on the left was produced from overlapping stereo images from NASA's Cassini radar instrument and depicts Titan's north polar region.
PIA10353:
Topographic Map of Titan's North Polar Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-05-21 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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A set of three parallel ridges was seen by NASA's Cassini spacecraft's radar instrument during the latest Titan flyby on May 12, 2008.
PIA10654:
Tectonics on Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-05-21 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This side-by-side view shows a newly discovered impact crater compared with a previously discovered crater. The new crater was just discovered by NASA's Cassini spacecraft's radar instrument during its most recent Titan flyby on May 12, 2008.
PIA10655:
Impact Craters
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-07-04 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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This view of Titan captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows banding in the atmosphere of the moon's northern hemisphere. Like the planet Venus, Titan's atmosphere rotates faster than its surface, a characteristic called 'super rotation.'
PIA10418:
Banded Moon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-07-28 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Titan proves itself a complex and dynamic world. Here, bright clouds are seen encircling the moon's north polar region. NASA's Cassini spacecraft has revealed the presence of great lakes and seas of liquid hydrocarbons on this part of Titan's surface.
PIA10434:
Polar Clouds on Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-07-30 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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This artist concept shows a mirror-smooth lake on the surface of the smoggy moon Titan. Cassini scientists have concluded that at least one of the large lakes on Saturn's moon Titan contains liquid hydrocarbons, and have positively identified ethane.
PIA11001:
Titan's Ethane Lake
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-08-08 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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On the final flyby of NASA's Cassini spacecraft's original four-year tour, its radar mapper captured these unusual channels on Titan at the edge of Xanadu, the widest seen in this area.
PIA10956:
Xanadu's Channels
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-09-01 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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In the distance beyond Saturn's icy rings, NASA's Cassini spacecraft glimpses faint details on the surface of Titan. In the foreground, the B ring displays several dark spokes.
PIA10459:
Far from Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-09-10 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Surface details on Titan are seen faintly through the murky haze of the moon's atmosphere. This image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's wide-angle camera on July 30, 2008 using a spectral filter sensitive to wavelengths of infrared light.
PIA10466:
World Beneath the Haze
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-10-09 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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Four moons huddle near Saturn's multi-hued disk. Titan, Janus, Mimas, and Prometheus are captured in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft on Oct. 26, 2007.
PIA10487:
Many Colors, Many Moons
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-10-31 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft peeks through the murk of Titan's thick atmosphere in a search for clouds. Although there are no obvious cloud features in this view, bright cloud streaks have occasionally been seen by Cassini and Earth-based telescopes.
PIA10503:
Watching for Clouds
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-11-12 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Clouds in this image and other NASA Cassini spacecraft views are at higher latitudes than similar streak-like clouds observed in the southern hemisphere. Scientists are working to understand why such clouds appear preferentially at certain latitudes.
PIA10511:
Titan's Northern Streaks
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-11-17 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks through Titan's thick atmosphere to reveal bright and dark terrains on the Saturn-facing side of the planet's largest moon.
PIA10514:
Saturn's View of Titan
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-12-05 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on Dec. 5, 2008. Equatorial Anti-Saturnian hemisphere (Southern half of Guabonito, northern Shikoku Facula, and parts of Shangri-la and Dilmun).
PIA00699:
Titan Radar Swath (T-48 Flyby - Dec. 5, 2008)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-12-15 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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Change is detected on Saturn's moon Titan, in these three composite images from data taken during flybys in October 2005, January 2006 and March 2006 by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA11700:
Titan's Chilly Volcanoes?
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-12-15 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This infrared projection map of Titan was composed from images taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, visual and infrared mapping spectrometer.
PIA11701:
Infrared Map of Titan's Active Regions
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-12-15 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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NASA's Cassini Radar Mapper imaged Titan on Feb. 22, 2008 (as shown on the left) and April 30, 2006 (as shown on the right).
PIA11702:
Active Cryovolcanic Features on Titan?
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-12-17 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Although this image is centered on the Saturn-facing hemisphere of Titan, here the sun illuminates mainly the trailing hemisphere of Saturn's largest moon. This image was taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera on Nov. 9, 2008.
PIA10536:
Saturn's View of Titan's Trailing Hemisphere
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-12-21 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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These images were obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on Dec. 21, 2008. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 970 kilometers (684 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04393:
Titan Radar Swath (T-49 Flyby - Dec. 21, 2008)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2008-12-31 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Titan's globally distributed detached haze layer and the moon's north polar hood, both notable details of its thick atmosphere, are clearly seen in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft. Titan is 5,150 kilometers across, slightly larger than Mercury.
PIA10546:
Titan's North Polar Haze
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-01-27 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Named for other-worldly paradises, the dark regions of Senkyo and Aaru comprise the center of this image of Saturn's moon Titan. This image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera on Dec. 12, 2008.
PIA10565:
This Side of Paradise
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-01-29 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
Radar Mapper
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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These updated maps of Saturn's moon Titan, consisting of data from NASA's Cassini imaging science subsystem, include Cassini's August 2008 imaging of the moon's northern hemisphere.
PIA11146:
Maps of Titan - January 2009
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-01-29 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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These mosaics of the south pole of Saturn's moon Titan, made from images captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft taken almost one year apart, show changes in dark areas that may be lakes filled by seasonal rains of liquid hydrocarbons.
PIA11147:
Changes in Titan's Lakes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-02-07 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on Feb. 7, 2009. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 960 kilometers (597 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04394:
Titan Radar Swath (T-50 Flyby - Feb. 7, 2009)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-02-10 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Two dark bands stretch across the moon Titan in this image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft: Fensal north of the equator and Aztlan south of the equator. The eastern part of Fensal features the white circle of Bazaruto Facula.
PIA10575:
A Titanic Mansion
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-02-26 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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Scientists have used data from NASA's Cassini radar mapper to map the global wind pattern on Saturn's moon Titan using data collected over a four-year period, as depicted in this image.
PIA11801:
Mapping Titan's Global Wind Patterns
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-02-26 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This is a portion of a Cassini radar mapper image obtained by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on its Dec. 21, 2008, flyby of Saturn's moon Titan. The area shown covers the southern boundary of an equatorial band where longitudinal dunes are pervasive.
PIA11802:
At the Edge of Titan's Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-02-26 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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This global digital map of Saturn's moon Titan was created using images taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft's imaging science subsystem. The images were taken using a filter centered at 938 nanometers.
PIA11149:
Map of Titan - February 2009
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Radar Mapper
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The southern edge of Xanadu, a continent-size feature on Saturn's moon Titan, is seen in this NASA Cassini radar mapper image swath collected on Feb. 22, 2008. Xanadu is unusually bright in both infrared and radar wavelengths.
PIA11822:
Skirting Xanadu's Southern Boundary
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-03-09 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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Almost the entire disk of Titan is illuminated by the sun in this low-phase image of Saturn's largest moon. With the sun behind NASA's Cassini spacecraft, the camera can clearly see the dark Senkyo region and the bright area south of the equator.
PIA10594:
A Wafer of Titan
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Radar Mapper
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NASA's Cassini radar mapper has obtained stereo views of close to 2 percent of Titan's surface during 19 flybys over the last five years. These topographic maps show the equatorial 'sand sea' called Belet.
PIA11829:
Titan's "Sand Sea" Belet
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Radar Mapper
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NASA's Cassini's radar mapper has obtained stereo views of close to 2 percent of Titan's surface during 19 flybys over the last five years. The prominent, roughly circular feature in the western part of this image is an area known as Ganesa Macula.
PIA11830:
Ganesa Macula Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-03-24 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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NASA's Cassini's radar mapper has obtained stereo views of close to 2 percent of Titan's surface during 19 flybys over the last five years. This pair of images covers part of Hotei Arcus.
PIA11831:
Hotei Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-03-24 Titan Cassini-Huygens
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A short but fierce 'gullywasher' rainstorm of methane falls on the mountains surrounding the intriguing flows of Titan's Hotei Arcus in this artist's concept, based upon radar mapping data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft in orbit around Saturn.
PIA11838:
Rainy Day at Hotei Arcus (Artist's Concept)
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ISS - Wide Angle
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The orbits of Dione and Titan bring them together in one frame in this distant glimpse from NASA's Cassini spacecraft taken on Jan. 28, 2009.
PIA11463:
Two Moons, One Picture
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-04-03 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This infrared image taken by the visual and infrared mapping spectrometer on NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows Hotei Arcus, a region on Saturn's moon Titan where changes in brightness have been measured several times during the last four years.
PIA11839:
Hotei Arcus in Infrared
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-04-10 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Imaging Science Subsystem
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From the dark side of Titan, NASA's Cassini spacecraft profiles the moon's atmosphere as sunlight filters through its upper hazes. Images taken using red, green and blue spectral filters were combined to create this full color view of Titan at high phase.
PIA11468:
Hazy Ring of Titan's Sky
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft image affords a view of Titan's south polar region, an area home to one of Titan's hydrocarbon 'lake districts.' Titan's south pole is illuminated to the right of the terminator near the bottom of the visible disk.
PIA11479:
Titan's Murky South Pole
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ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft reveals Titan's upper-most atmospheric hazes, creating the appearance of a halo around Saturn's largest moon. Also visible in this image are hints of atmospheric banding around Titan's north pole.
PIA11485:
Hazy Halo
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Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on May 21, 2009. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 965 kilometers (599 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04395:
Titan Radar Swath (T-55 Flyby - May 21, 2009)
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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Cloud streaks stand out on Saturn's largest moon, Titan. This image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera on March 24, 2009.
PIA11501:
Streaking Through the South
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Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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Lots of clouds are visible in this infrared image of Saturn's moon Titan. These clouds form and move much like those on Earth, but in a much slower, more lingering fashion, new results from NASA's Cassini spacecraft show.
PIA12004:
Titan's Lingering Clouds
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Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This infrared image of Saturn's moon Titan shows a large burst of clouds in the moon's south polar region. These clouds form and move much like those on Earth, but in a much slower, more lingering fashion.
PIA12005:
Titan's South Polar Cloud Burst
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ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this image of a dimly lit Titan as Saturn's largest moon was eclipsed by the planet.
PIA11508:
Titan in Eclipse
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-06-06 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on June 6, 2009. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 965 kilometers (599 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04396:
Titan Radar Swath (T-56 Flyby - June 6, 2009)
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Radar Mapper
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Complex and unique canyon systems appear to have been intricately carved into older terrain by the ample flow of liquid methane rivers on Saturn's moon Titan, as seen in this radar image taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on May 21, 2009.
PIA12036:
Southern Canyons of Titan
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Radar Mapper
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An intricate, fingerprint-like pattern of dunes is seen in this dramatic radar image of Saturn's moon Titan captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft on May 21, 2009 from an altitude of 965 kilometers (about 600 miles).
PIA12037:
The Story Titan's Dunes Tell
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Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on June 22, 2009. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 955 kilometers (593 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04397:
Titan Radar Swath (T-57 Flyby - June 22, 2009)
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft examines the dark region of Senkyo on Saturn's largest moon, Titan. Senkyo is in the center of the image, and it lies just south of the moon's equator.
PIA11522:
Centered on Senkyo
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ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks down on Titan's north pole and unveils the moon's upper-most atmospheric hazes, creating the appearance of a halo around Saturn's largest moon.
PIA11526:
Atmospheric Halo
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Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on July 8, 2009. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at a 900 km altitude at the closest approach.
PIA04398:
Titan Radar Swath (T-58 Flyby - July 8, 2009)
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Radar Mapper
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An enigmatic large basin appears in the south polar region of Saturn's moon Titan at the center of this Titan Radar Mapper image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft acquired on June 22, 2009.
PIA12111:
South Polar Basin on Titan
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks toward Fensal and Aztlan, two dark areas near the equator of Titan.
PIA11542:
Enchanted Titan
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Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on July 24, 2009. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 955 kilometers (593 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA04399:
Titan Radar Swath (T-59 Flyby - July. 24, 2009)
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ISS - Wide Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks down on the north pole of Titan, showing night and day in the northern hemisphere of Saturn's largest moon.
PIA11548:
Colorful Northern Crescent
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Radar Mapper
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This mosaic of image swaths from NASA's Cassini's Titan Radar Mapper, taken with the synthetic-aperture radar, features a large dark region several hundred kilometers across that differs in several significant ways from potential lakes observed on Titan.
PIA12162:
Lake-like but Different
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft charts a quartet of dark albedo features on the moon Titan. From upper left to lower right of the image are Fenzal, Aztlan, Aaru and Senkyo.
PIA11560:
Low Albedo Foursome
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Radar Mapper
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This image was obtained by NASA's Cassini radar instrument during a flyby on Aug. 25, 2009. The radar antenna was pointing toward Titan at an altitude of 970 kilometers (603 miles) during the closest approach.
PIA06677:
Titan Radar Swath (T-61 Flyby - Aug. 25, 2009)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-08-27 Titan Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks at Saturn's largest moon, Titan, revealing its halo-like ring formed in the upper hazes of the moon's extensive atmosphere.
PIA11567:
Ring Around Titan
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft peers through the hazy atmosphere of Titan for a close view of light and dark terrain on Saturn's largest moon.
PIA11577:
Titan Through the Haze
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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A big shadow from Saturn's largest moon darkens the planet in the lower right of this image taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft shortly after Saturn's August 2009 equinox.
PIA11585:
The Black Spot
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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This ultraviolet view of Titan shows the moon's north polar hood and its detached, high-altitude haze layer. This image was taken with NASA's Cassini spacecraft's narrow-angle camera on Aug. 13, 2009.
PIA11594:
Titan's North Polar Hood
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Radar Mapper
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This first glimpse of seasonal change shows the southern polar area of Saturn's moon Titan, using data from the Synthetic Aperture Radar instrument aboard NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA12280:
Changing Seasons on Titan
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Radar Mapper
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These images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft show disappearing lakes in before-and-after comparisons of two areas in the southern hemisphere of Saturn's moon Titan.
PIA12281:
Disappearing Lakes
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ISS - Wide Angle
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Seasonal changes in the atmosphere of Saturn's largest moon are captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, which shows Titan with a slightly darker top half and a slightly lighter bottom half.
PIA11603:
Two Halves of Titan
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Titan's golden, smog-like atmosphere and complex layered hazes appear to NASA's Cassini Oribter as a luminous ring around the planet-sized moon.
PIA12320:
Enigmatic Titan
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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NASA's Cassini Orbiter sees Titan become obscured as it moves into eclipse by Saturn. Most of the light comes from refracted sunlight passing through the edge of Saturn's atmosphere.
PIA11610:
Eclipsing Titan
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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In this image, NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks down on the north pole of Titan, and, although this view is centered on the leading hemisphere of the moon, the lit terrain seen here is mostly on the opposite, trailing hemisphere of the moon.
PIA11622:
Titan's Halo
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ISS - Wide Angle
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In the top right of NASA's Cassini image, the southern end of Titan's huge lake of liquid hydrocarbons called Kraken Mare is visible near the moon's north pole.
PIA11626:
Titan's Northern Lake
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ISS - Narrow Angle
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The low albedo feature known as Senkyo is visible through the haze of Titan's atmosphere in this image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
PIA11636:
Details of Dark Senkyo
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-12-17 Titan Cassini-Huygens
Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This image taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft in 2009, shows the first flash of sunlight reflected off a hydrocarbon lake on Saturn's moon Titan. The glint off a mirror-like surface is known as a specular reflection.
PIA12481:
Reflection of Sunlight off Titan Lake
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Add Image to Favorite List 2009-12-18 S Rings Cassini-Huygens
ISS - Wide Angle
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The shadow of Saturn's largest moon darkens a huge portion of the gas giant planet. Titan is not pictured here, but its shadow is elongated in the bottom right of the image.
PIA11648:
Enormous Elongated Shadow
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