Cassini Captures Rhea at Saturn

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Rhea is an Icy Satellite of Saturn.
Image Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI

NASA and JPL released this image of the icy moon Rhea, taken on 10 March 2012. The spacecraft Cassini took these and 30 other photographs from an altitude of about 42,000 kilometers (26,000 miles).

All of Cassini’s raw images can be seen at http://saturn.jpl.nasa.gov/photos/raw/.

Below are two views from the flyby.

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Closeup of Rhea.
Image Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI

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Rhea Surface and Craters.
Image Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI

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