The images have just come in from Cassini’s latest flyby of Titan! Just a few days ago, Cassini flew by Titan for the 119th time. AdvertisementsRead more "Cassini’s Titan (T-118) Flyby"
This is a true color view of Saturn, snapped by the Cassini spacecraft and processed by Val Klavans. It shows Saturn casting a shadow on its rings. To the lower right, shadows of the rings are cast upon the planet.Read more "Saturn imaged yesterday!"
The Cassini spacecraft is always taking spectacular images of the Saturn system… and this month was no exception! From March 25 to April 25, 2015, Cassini was imaging Saturn, Titan, Rhea, Dione, Tethys, Mimas, Iapetus, Enceladus, and even tiny Mimas!Read more "This month through Cassini’s eyes"
Q U I C K F A C T S Date : July 19, 2014 (12:40 PM UTC) – July 21, 2014 (10:40 AM UTC) Time of Closest Approach : July 19, 2014 @ 10:40 PM UTC (What time Cassini is closest to Titan) Altitude at Closest Approach : 3,171 miles (5,103 kilometers) Speed : 13,000 mph (5.8 km/sec) Goal : […]Read more "Probing Titan’s Atmosphere"