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2006-Aug-07, 03:25 PM
NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this photograph of Saturn's moon Rhea emerging from behind another of its moons, Enceladus. At 1,528 km (949 miles) across, Rhea is actually three times larger than Enceladus (505 km or 314 miles), but Cassini was much closer to Enceladus when it captured this occultation event on July 4, 2006.

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