Cassini captures amazing image of Saturn's hazy atmosphere as it draws closer to 'death dive' final descent into it
Cassini has revealed one of its final looks at the Saturn atmosphere that will soon become its final resting place.
The latest false-color view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows it gazing toward the rings beyond Saturn's sunlit horizon.
Along the limb (the planet's edge) at left can be seen a thin, detached haze, which vanishes toward the right side of the image.
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HOW IT WAS TAKEN The view is a false-color composite made using images taken in red, green and ultraviolet spectral filters.
The images were obtained using the Cassini spacecraft narrow-angle camera on... read more
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