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Epimetheus, Prometheus, Saturn and its rings
Befitting moons named for brothers, the moons Prometheus and Epimetheus share a lot in common. Both are small, icy moons that orbit near the main rings of Saturn. But, like most brothers, they also assert their differences: while Epimetheus is relatively round for a small moon, Prometheus is elongated in shape, similar to a lemon.
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NewsEvents > Enceladus flyby Dec. 21, 2010
The Cassini spacecraft watches over the northern latitudes of Saturn's geologically active moon Enceladus while the planet's rings peek through in the distance in this snapshot.
Northern Reaches
Raw image of Dione
Wispy Dione
Raw image of Enceladus
Chorus of Jets
Raw image of Enceladus
Dark Moon, Bright Spray
Artist's concept of the Dec. 21 Enceladus flyby
Enceladus 'E-13' Flyby: Focus on the North
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