Mimas: North Pole Mosaic (June 2012)

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    This false color, two-footprint, NAC view of Mimas, was made from CLEAR, GREEN and UV filtered frames. The north pole is near the terminator, close to the center of the image.

    dave_apple, jonathanzawada, and 10 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. AlfaCentaury 23 months ago | reply

      Wonderful Processing ! thank you for having shared, a greeting by AlfaCentaury.

    2. ianr81 23 months ago | reply

      You're welcome! Thanks for the kind comments.

    3. thebadastronomer 22 months ago | reply

      Hi Ian- is it OK to use this pic on my Bad Astronomy blog? It's amazing!

    4. ianr81 22 months ago | reply

      Phil,

      Be my guest! :-) BTW, the bluish tinge along the limb is real: it's the northern edge of Mimas' 'blue streak':

      photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA13426

      Ian.

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