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Date: Jul 08, 2008 - 10:01 PM
NASA has one of the niftiest pics today. Click on this for the bigger resolution shot.

Also check out the article on this image here.

This view looks down on the un-illuminated side of the rings from about 22 degrees above (north of) the ring plane. Images taken using red, green and blue spectral filters were combined to create this natural color view. The images were obtained with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on Dec. 16, 2007, at a distance of approximately 1.4 million kilometers (900,000 miles) from Saturn. Image scale is 86 kilometers (53 miles) per pixel.

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