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Fraser
2005-Sep-08, 03:20 PM
SUMMARY: Although Cassini has arrived at Saturn, NASA is still releasing photos it took of the Ringed Planet before it arrived. Here's a picture taken on May 22 when the spacecraft was 22 million km (13.7 million miles) away from Saturn. It was taken using a special filter which is sensitive to the emissions and absorption of methane gas, giving scientists a great view of the planet's cloud structures.

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