Moons and Rings

A quartet of Saturn’s moons posing for a picture with the planet’s rings taken by Cassini spacecraft. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI

The largest moon at the back is Titan with its hazy atmosphere. The white moon superimposed on Titan is Dione. The oblong-shaped moon to the right of the rings is Pandora while little Pan can be seen in the Encke Gap on the left of the picture.


~ by thChieh on November 6, 2011.

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