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Pan In the Middle
Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute

Uploader comment: Saturn's tiny moon Pan orbits in the middle of the Encke Gap of the planet's A ring in this image from the Cassini spacecraft. Pan (17 miles, or 28 kilometers across) is visible as a bright dot in the gap near the center of this view.


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