View Full Version : A Ghostly “Ladder” in Saturn’s F Ring

2013-Jun-03, 02:10 AM
Saturn’s F ring is certainly a curious structure. Orbiting the giant planet 82,000 kilometers above its equatorial cloud tops, the F ring is a ropy, twisted belt of bright ice particles anywhere from 30-500 km wide. It can appear as a solid band or a series of braided cords surrounded by a misty haze, and [...]

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