venerdì 3 luglio 2015

Images taken by the unmanned spacecraft Cassini

~Cassini Saturn Orbit Insertion~
Cassini–Huygens is an unmanned spacecraft sent to the planet Saturn. It is a flagship -class NASA – ESA – ASI robotic spacecraft 
Saturn's moon Dione
In the top right, you can just make out Saturn’s ‘geysering moon’ Enceladu, just above the bright line of Saturn’s rings.

Cubist Saturn

Saturn Moon Tethys
Like most moons in the solar

 system, Tethys is covered by impact craters. The crater Odysseus, seen here at the right of the image covers about 4.5 percent of the moon's surface area.

Spirals in Saturn's D Ring