Artist's depiction of the E-18 Enceladus flyby

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.

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Credit: NASA/JPL

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