Getting a Saturn Tan

These “true color” images in the Saturn system are cool. The “dark” side of the rings isn’t really dark; the Saturnian ring system isn’t a solid disk. It’s made up of particles and sunlight filters through ice and around specks and boulders and all to show up as a nice tan.

The icy moon Tethys, possibly home to ice geysers, shows its largest crater Odysseus near the sunset terminator.

About catholicsensibility

Todd and his family live in Ames, Iowa. He serves a Catholic parish of both Iowa State students and town residents.
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