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Helene 'Rev 149' Raw Preview #3
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Helene 'Rev 149' Raw Preview #3
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  This raw, unprocessed image of Helene was taken on June 18, 2011 and received on Earth June 20, 2011. The camera was pointing toward Helene, and the image was taken using the CL1 and CL2 filters. The image has not been validated or calibrated. A validated/calibrated image will be archived with the Planetary Data System in 2012.

The Cassini Solstice Mission is a joint United States and European endeavor. The Jet Propulsion Laboratory, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, manages the mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington, D.C. The Cassini orbiter was designed, developed and assembled at JPL. The imaging team consists of scientists from the US, England, France, and Germany. The imaging operations center and team lead (Dr. C. Porco) are based at the Space Science Institute in Boulder, Colo.

For more information about the Cassini Solstice Mission visit http://ciclops.org, http://www.nasa.gov/cassini and http://saturn.jpl.nasa.gov.

Credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute
Released: June 20, 2011
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Alliance Member Comments
Red_dragon (Jun 26, 2011 at 3:04 PM):
This one is perhaps the most impressive of all images of this release. Keep them coming.

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