Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Behold Saturn!

Cassini has been orbiting Saturn for two years, and on September 15th got to a kind of ultimate vantage point. Everything alligned for this one. Cassini was just the right distance from Saturn as the planet blocked the sun for twelve hours - allowing for some amazing backlit images.

Here is a small one. Top Men expect more.

Previous related Wohba links:
Free Saturn Poster
Ring Shine
Disturbance in the Ring
Stunning Saturn View
Ring Waves


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