Cassini caught five moons at the edge of Saturn’s ring system in this natural color photo from July 29, 2011.

February 25, 2014

From the producer, Emily Lakdawalla:

“Cassini caught five moons at the edge of Saturn’s ring system in this natural color photo from July 29, 2011. From left, the moons are Janus, Pandora, Enceladus, Mimas, and Rhea.”

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The Cassini-Huygens mission is a cooperative project of NASA, the European Space Agency and the Italian Space Agency. The Jet Propulsion Laboratory, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, manages the mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington, D.C. The Cassini orbiter and its two onboard cameras were designed, developed and assembled at JPL. The imaging operations center is based at the Space Science Institute in Boulder, Colo.

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Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute/ Emily Lakdawalla.

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