CICLOPS: Cassini Imaging Central Laboratory for OPerationS

Ring Moon Rendezvous

NASA's Cassini spacecraft made moderately close approaches to several of the small moons that orbit near the outer edges of Saturn's main ring system on Dec. 6, 2015.

Dec 8, 2015: Prometheus Up Close - NASA's Cassini spacecraft spied details on the pockmarked surface of Saturn's moon Prometheus (86 kilometers, or 53 miles across) during a moderately close flyby on Dec. 6, 2015.
Dec 8, 2015: Atlas Escaping - NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this view of Saturn's moon Atlas (30 kilometers, or 19 miles across), with its smooth equatorial ridge, during a moderately close flyby on Dec. 6, 2015.
Dec 8, 2015: Examining Epimetheus - NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this view of Saturn's moon Epimetheus (116 kilometers, or 72 miles across) during a moderately close flyby on Dec. 6, 2015.

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