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!"
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"
Q U I C K F A C T S Date : June 17, 2014 (3:28 PM UTC) – June 19, 2014 (1:28 PM UTC) Time of Closest Approach : June 18, 2014 @ 1:28 PM UTC (What time Cassini is closest to Titan) Altitude at Closest Approach : 2,274 miles (3,659 kilometers) Speed : 13,000 mph (5.8 km/sec) Goal : To learn […]Read more "Cassini Tunes In to Radio Titan Again!"