Search
Library
Log in
Watch fullscreen
5 years ago

This NASA Image Shows Saturn's Moon In Remarkable Detail

Geo Beats
Geo Beats
On Thursday, NASA released a remarkable image of one of Saturn's moons.

On Thursday, NASA released a remarkable image of one of Saturn's moons.
A news release notes, "This image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft is one of the highest-resolution views ever taken of Saturn's moon Pandora. Pandora (52 miles) across orbits Saturn just outside the narrow F ring."
According to the agency, the shot was captured on December 18, 2016, as Cassini was passing by the outer edges of Saturn's main rings.
NASA's press release further states, "The image was taken in green light with the Cassini spacecraft narrow-angle camera at a distance of approximately 25,200 miles...from Pandora."
See more about

Browse more videos

Browse more videos