Sun, 22 Aug 2004

That's No Space Station

Mimas via Dan Sicko

Soon after orbital insertion, Cassini returned its best look yet at the heavily cratered moon Mimas (398 kilometers, 247 miles across). The enormous crater at the top of this image, named Herschel, is about 130 kilometers (80 miles) wide and 10 kilometers (6 miles) deep. (link)

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

:: 12:33
:: /beauty | [+]
::Comments (0)

Name:
E-mail:
URL:
Comment:
The Magic Word:
Which planet is closest to the sun? (hint -- it's Mercury...)




You won’t skid if you stay in a rut.
— Frank Hubbard