Mimas

Five Saturn Moons Stun In Cassini Spacecraft Archival Image

This picture is from a couple of years ago, but still worth the extra look. The Cassini spacecraft -- busily…

8 years ago

Swirling Vortex and Mini Moons: Spectacular Views of the Little Things Around Saturn

High-altitude clouds in Titan's seasonal south polar swirl glow dimly in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft. With wild storms…

8 years ago

Cassini’s Majestic Saturn Moon Quintet

[/caption] Check out this gorgeous new portrait of a Saturnian moon quintet taken by Earths’ emissary - NASA's Cassini Orbiter.…

10 years ago

Cassini Provides Stunning New Looks at Several Moons

[/caption] The Cassini spacecraft recently had a mini 'grand tour' of several of Saturn's moons and just sent back some…

10 years ago

Cassini Survives Close Encounter of the Death Star Kind!

[/caption] On February 13, 2010, Cassini flew by Saturn's moon Mimas, coming as close as 9,500 km. It passed directly…

11 years ago

On New Year’s Eve, Cassini Will Stare at the Death Star’s Superlaser

OK, it's actually the Herschel crater on Mimas, a smallish moon of Saturn (and it's the eve of Chinese New…

11 years ago