This unprocessed image was taken on March 21, 2006 and shows Janus in front of the rings and Titan beyond.
The image was taken with the narrow angle camera from a distance of approximately 724,500 kilometers (450,200 miles) from Janus and at a Sun-Janus-spacecraft, or phase, angle of 152 degrees. Resolution in the image is about 4 kilometers (3 miles) per pixel.
The Cassini-Huygens mission is a cooperative project of NASA, the European Space Agency and the Italian Space Agency. The Jet Propulsion Laboratory, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, manages the Cassini-Huygens mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington, D.C. The imaging team consists of scientists from the US, England, France, and Germany. The imaging operations center and team lead (Dr. C. Porco) are based at the Space Science Institute in Boulder, Colo.