The PDS Rings Node is archiving, cataloging and distributing
Cassini data sets relevant to the ring systems of Saturn and
Jupiter. Catalogs to allow searching for ring data are in
The first Cassini data release was on July 1, 2005 with subsequent
data releases at three month intervals.
Although we endeavor to review data sets carefully prior to
release, it is possible for errors to slip through. We
recommend caution when using any data that have been released for
less than three months. Please contact us if you find any
errors or anomalies.
New, May 2014. The datasets of derived ring occultation
profiles from the RSS, UVIS, and VIMS Instruments have completed
peer review, are currently in lien resolution, and have been PDS
certified. Links and information
are provided from the respective instrument pages.
The tabs associated with this page.
The tabs associated with this page describe the Cassini instruments and data
relevant to planetary ring studies, provide access to the data, and links to
sites within and outside the PDS likely to be of use.
UVIS: raw images, occultations & spectra, plus calibration files.
VIMS: raw images, occultations & spectra, plus calibration files.
Cassini Links - Links web pages and resources outside the Rings Node.
Also at the Rings Node
CDAPS - Our support page for the current ROSES Cassini Data
Analysis and Participating Scientists Program including links to Cassini data at other PDS Nodes.
Rings Node Home
Keywords for Rings Node internal indexing:
cassini spacecraft mission
image images occultation profile profiles spectrum spectra spectral cube cubes
CIRS composite infrared spectrometer VIMS visual and infrared mapping spectrometer
ISS imaging science subsystem UVIS ultraviolet imaging spectrograph
RSS radio science subsystem
saturn saturn's ring rings system a ring b ring c ring d ring e ring f ring
g ring encke gap cassini division