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Enceladus Flyby -- Oct. 9, 2008



Artist's concept of a close Cassini flyby of Enceladus

Enceladus Flyby -- Oct. 9, 2008
October 7, 2008
 

During Cassini's Oct. 9 flyby, the spacecraft's fields and particles instruments will venture deeper into the plume than ever before, directly sampling the particles and gases. The emphasis here is on the composition of the plume rather than imaging the surface.

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