The incredible swirls of Saturn's giant hexagonal storm revealed in stunning new Cassini image
At first glance, it looks like a serene planet.
However, stunning new images reveals the massive hexagonal storm at Saturn's North Pole, and its gigantic rings.
In reality, the planet's atmosphere is an ever-changing scene of high-speed winds and evolving weather patterns, punctuated by occasional large storms, Nasa says.
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WHAT IT SHOWS This view looks toward the sunlit side of the rings from about 20 degrees above the ring plane.
The image was taken with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on Sept. 5, 2016 using a spectral filter which preferentially admits... read more
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