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Fraser
2010-Oct-05, 03:00 AM
Saturnís rings have several gaps, most of which are caused by small moons shepherding ring debris into breaks in the rocky rings. But one gap may be caused by gravitational perturbations from Saturnís largest moon, Titan, sending tsunami-like waves up to 3 kilometers (2 miles) high in the C ring, causing it to spin like [...]

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