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Rhea Flyby (R-2) - March 2, 2010

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Artist's depiction of the Rhea Flyby (R-2) - March 2, 2010

Rhea Flyby (R-2) - March 2, 2010
March 2, 2010

Cassini swoops down to within about 100 kilometers of Rhea to “sniff” the moon. Particle and fields instruments will try to determine what is coming off Rhea. The last targeted flyby of Rhea happened in November 2005.

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