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Fraser
2012-May-22, 04:10 AM
While many of us here on Earth were waiting for the Moon to take a bite out of the Sun this past Sunday, Cassini was doing some moon watching of its own, 828.5 million miles away! The image above is a color-composite raw image of Methone (pronounced meh-tho-nee), a tiny, egg-shaped moon only 2 miles [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/95323/cassini-captures-a-rarely-seen-moon/)

Buttercup
2012-May-22, 02:48 PM
I pronounce it "Meth-owhn." :rolleyes:

Nice to see this photo. :)