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Fraser
2005-Sep-08, 07:15 PM
SUMMARY: This sweeping view of Saturn's rings shows the incredible detail and grandeur of the system, from the outer F ring to the inner C ring. The difference in brightness at each spot in the rings highlights the different concentrations of ring particles. Cassini took this image from below the ring plane, looking up; the top is closer to the spacecraft, and the bottom is farther away. Cassini took the picture when it was 836,000 km (519,000 miles) away.

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