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Hyperion in Color: a Composite from Cassini’s Last Visit

RGB color-composite of Hyperion from Cassini's May 31, 2015 flyby. NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI. Edited by Jason Major.

RGB color-composite of Hyperion from Cassini’s May 31, 2015 flyby. NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI. Edited by Jason Major.

Here’s a color view of Hyperion made from raw images acquired in optical wavelengths by Cassini during its flyby on May 31, 2015 – the last pass it will make by this moon during its mission. Read more about this flyby here.

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About Jason Major

Jason is a Rhode Island-based graphic designer, photographer, nature lover, space exploration fanatic, and coffee addict. In no particular order.

Posted on June 1, 2015, in Moons, Saturn's Moons and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

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  4. I’m sad to know that its mission will come to end when it dives down into Saturn’s atmosphere in September 2017…
    Because Cassini was / is a wonderful mission which made me dream and supplied us fantastic photos of Saturn and its moons.
    Jeff Barani from Vence (France)

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