CICLOPS: Cassini Imaging Central Laboratory for OPerationS

Helene, Enceladus, Mimas Rev 144 Raw Preview

These raw, unprocessed images of Saturn's moons Helene, Enceladus and Mimas were taken on Jan. 31, 2011. Cassini passed within about 60,000 kilometers (37,282 miles) of Enceladus and 28,000 kilometers (17,398 miles) of Helene. It also caught a glimpse of Mimas in front of Saturn's rings. In one of the images, Cassini is looking at the famous jets erupting from the south polar terrain of Enceladus.

Feb 1, 2011: Helene 'Rev 144' Raw Preview #1 - This raw, unprocessed image of Helene was taken on January 31, 2011 and received on Earth February 1, 2011.
Feb 1, 2011: Helene 'Rev 144' Raw Preview #2 - This raw, unprocessed image of Helene was taken on January 31, 2011 and received on Earth February 1, 2011.
Feb 1, 2011: Enceladus 'Rev 144' Raw Preview #1 - This raw, unprocessed image of Enceladus was taken on January 31, 2011 and received on Earth February 1, 2011.
Feb 1, 2011: Enceladus 'Rev 144' Raw Preview #2 - This raw, unprocessed image of Enceladus was taken on January 31, 2011 and received on Earth February 1, 2011.
Feb 1, 2011: Mimas 'Rev 144' Raw Preview #1 - This raw, unprocessed image of Mimas was taken on January 31, 2011 and received on Earth February 1, 2011.
Alliance Member Comments
Frankypouh (Feb 7, 2011 at 8:18 PM):
Helene is just coming out from the hair dresser! It looks like Helene is a piece from a bigger body after a collision

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