Cassini, Yet Again, Delivers A Stunner!

Cassini, Yet Again, Delivers A Stunner!

Uranus from Saturn by Cassini.jpg

The Cassini spacecraft seems to be producing some of the most amazing shots at the moment. After the images of the new Saturnian moon named Peggy and the Earth portrait it has now taken its first picture of another blue planet. This time the target is the ice giant Uranus, the seventh planet from the Sun. Uranus is blue not because of water, like Earth, but because of the methane.

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