Saturn and its main ring system

 


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In the early afternoon of September 13, 2017, the venerable and much-loved Cassini probe captured this final portrait of Saturn and its main ring system, before plummeting to fiery destruction in the planet’s hazy atmosphere just 48 hours later.

Credit: NASA/JPL/Caltech/SSI/Ian Regan

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Largest Moons In The Solar System

 

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Top 10 Largest Moons In The Solar System: Ganymede, Titan, Callisto, Io, Moon, Europa, Triton, Titania, Rhea & Oberon.Image credit: Kevin Gill /Joseph Brimacombe /Stuart Rankin