Closeup of Saturn's auroras

This video shows the evolution of Saturn's auroras as they have been observed in 2017. The variability of the auroras is influenced by both the solar wind and the rapid rotation of Saturn.

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ESA/Hubble, NASA & L. Lamy (Observatoire de Paris)

About the Video

Id:heic1815b
Release date:30 August 2018, 16:00
Related releases:heic1815
Duration:20 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:Saturn
Type:Solar System : Planet : Feature : Atmosphere : Aurora

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