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  Bleriot Recaptured

Bleriot Recaptured
Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute

Uploader comment: The propeller-shaped white dashes near the bottom of this Cassini spacecraft image reveal the location of a small moonlet embedded in Saturn's A ring. The gravity of this tiny moonlet affects the orbits of nearby ring particles and creates the propeller feature, nicknamed Bleriot by imaging scientists, that Cassini sees.

   

 
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