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A View of Earth from Saturn

This beautiful image of Saturn and its rings looks more like an artist’s creation than a real image, but in fact, the image is a composite made from 165 images taken by the Cassini spacecraft on September 15, 2006.


Image courtesy CICLOPS team. Image description from “In Saturn’s Shadow,” on the CICLOPS Website.

Published January 16, 2007

Source:
Cassini
Collection:
Earth from Afar