PIA06097: Cassini’s First Picture of F Ring

Cassini's First Picture of F Ring

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This is one of the first images taken of Saturn’s F ring by the Cassini spacecraft after it successfully entered Saturn’s orbit. It was taken by the spacecraft’s narrow angle camera and shows the sunlit side of the rings.

Image Credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

Source: NASA’s Planetary Photojournal: Image No. PIA06097