Colour-Stretched Visible-Light Composite of Saturn

Cassini image of Saturn taken at a range of 15.1 million miles (24.3 million kilometers) from the planet. The view is from 13 degrees below the equator.

Credit:

NASA, ESA and E. Karkoschka (University of Arizona)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0418c
Type:Observation
Release date:26 May 2004, 22:00
Size:2150 x 1000 px

About the Object

Name:Saturn
Type:Solar System : Planet : Type : Gas Giant
Solar System : Planet : Ring
Category:Solar System

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
H-alpha
658 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
V
550 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
OIII
502 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
B
439 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS

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