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Saturn and its north polar hexagon dwarf Mimas as the moon peeks over the planet’s limb

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Saturn and its north polar hexagon dwarf Mimas as the moon peeks over the planet’s limb . Saturn’s A ring also makes an appearance on the far right . Mimas is 246 miles (396 kilometers) across.

This view looks toward the sunlit side of the rings from about 21 degrees above the ring plane . The image was taken with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on Nov. 28, 2012 using a spectral filter sensitive to wavelengths of near-infrared light centered at 752 nanometers.

The view was obtained at a distance of approximately 495,000 miles (797,000 kilometers) from Saturn and at a Sun-Saturn-spacecraft, or phase , angle of 4 degrees .

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