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Monday, May 4, 2009
Stargazing from Saturn
Cassini took a break from imaging Saturn and pointed it's camera out toward space. Here is a shot of the Pleiades from orbit around Saturn. It doesn't look any different than here on Earth, but it's just fun to see a familiar object from 8.85AU from home.