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Titan Descent

Category: Moons > Titan

Black and white layered images of Titan's surface laid out in a spiral.

Titan Descent
January 17, 2005
Full-Res: PIA07235

This picture is a composite of 30 images from ESA's Huygens probe. They were taken from an altitude varying from 13 kilometers down to 8 kilometers when the probe was descending towards its landing site.

The images have a resolution of about 20 meters per pixel and cover an area extending out to 30 kilometers.

Credit: ESA/NASA/University of Arizona

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