Follow this link to skip to the main content

Enceladus 'E-18' Flyby - Destination: Plumes



Category: Artwork

Artist's depiction of the E-18 Enceladus flyby

Enceladus 'E-18' Flyby - Destination: Plumes
April 14, 2012
 

The Fields, Particles and Waves instruments are prime (particularly the ion and neutral mass spectrometer [INMS]) to study the composition, density, three-dimensional structure and variability of plumes; with E-14, and E-17, this flyby provides good coverage of south polar regions.

+ View the Flyby Page

Credit: NASA/JPL




  • Blend space exploration with reading and writing -- Reading, Writing & Rings!
  • Cassini Scientist for a Day -- Students get involved
  • Cassini Raw Images