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Fraser
2005-Mar-31, 04:54 PM
SUMMARY: NASA's Cassini spacecraft took this picture of Mimas, Saturn's "Death Star" moon in February 18, 2005 at a distance of 938,000 km (583,000 miles). The image was taken using Cassini's ultraviolet filter, which helps to reveal better contrast of the moon's craters than would be possible in visible light. Mimas' large crater Herschel dominates the upper right of the picture.

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