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T-102: Bouncing Radio Waves off Titan’s Lakes Again



Artist's rendition of the T-102 flyby

T-102: Bouncing Radio Waves off Titan’s Lakes Again
June 18, 2014
 

During the Titan 102 flyby on June 18, the Radio Science (RSS) instrument carries out a maneuver in which it passes its signal through the atmosphere of Titan and back to the Deep Space Network (DSN) stations on Earth until the signal is fully blocked (occulted) by Titan itself.

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Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech




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