Saturn’s sponge-like moon Hyperion on May observed by the Cassini space probe.
Cassini Probe Takes Breathtaking Final Look at Saturn's Moon Dione
PHOTO: This view from NASAs Cassini spacecraft looks toward Saturns icy moon Dione, with giant Saturn and its rings in the background, just prior to the missions final close approach to the moon on August
Subtle color differences on Saturn's moon Mimas are apparent in this false-color view of Herschel Crater captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft during its closest-ever flyby of that moon on Feb. The crater is 80 miles kilometers) wide.
Crescent Dione from Cassini, October Credit: NASA / Jet Propulsion Laboratory / Space Science Institute
Delivered by Saturn-bound Cassini, ESA's Huygens probe touched down on the ringed planet's largest moon Titan, ten years ago on January These panels show fisheye images made during its slow descent by parachute through Titan's dense atmosphere.
This view from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft looks toward Saturn’s icy moon Dione, with giant Saturn and its rings in the background, just prior to the mission’s final close approach to the moon on August - Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute
redlipstickresurrected: “Saturn’s Moon Enceladus, photographed by the Cassini Spacecraft.
Mass one-thousandth that of the Sun but is two and a half times the mass of all the other planets in our Solar System combined. Jupiter is classified as a gas giant along with Saturn, Uranus and Neptune.