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Islands, rivers and methane springs - latest images of Titan

21/01/2005 1756 views 0 likes
ESA / Science & Exploration / Space Science / Cassini-Huygens

These images from the Huygens DISR instrument show new features, such as evidence of flow around 'islands', deposits of water ice and channels which could have been created by methane springs.

Two new Titan features - water ice and  methane springs
Two new Titan features - water ice and methane springs
Mosaic of river channel and ridge area on Titan
Mosaic of river channel and ridge area on Titan
Titan landing site seen from Cassini
Titan landing site seen from Cassini

All Huygens raw images are now available.
Credit: ESA/NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

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