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A look back on the years's launches, space explorations and discoveries.
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Saturn's rings appear to form a majestic arc over the planet in this image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft released September 12, 2013. This view looks toward the sunlit side of the rings from about 17 degrees above the ringplane. The image was taken with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on June 15, 2013 using a spectral filter sensitive to wavelengths of near-infrared light centered at 705 nanometers..The view was acquired at a distance of approximately 657,000 miles (1.1 million kilometers) from Saturn and at a Sun-Saturn-spacecraft, or phase, angle of 2 degrees. Image scale is 37 miles (60 kilometers) per pixel..UPI/ NASA/JPL-Caltech
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