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Death Star on the orbit of Saturn photographed April 5, 2015 - VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 11 May 2015 09:00

Scientists puzzled cosmologists new picture taken by the spacecraft instruments "Cassini" April 5 this year. According to astronomers, the picture is clearly visible "Death star", which is familiar to all fans of the movie "star Wars", according to the website NASA.
However, scientists later reported that in fact, this mysterious object is Saturn's Moon Mimas, which was discovered by William Herschel in 1789.

The image was taken from a distance of 2.1 million kilometers away from the satellite.

Mimas ranked 20th in the list of the largest satellites of the solar system. This satellite has one of the deepest craters, the depth of which is about 130 kilometers. This crater and made Mimas like "Death star."


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