• 1 year ago
The surface area of Saturn's moon Mimas is slightly less than the land area of Spain and is composed of water ice with only a small amount of rock. Yet Saturn's resonances with Mimas, and Mimas' resonances with other orbiting satellites are instrumental in the formation of Saturn's rings.
rainbow ring around the sun & moon
Saturns Moons ~ NASA Photo Montage From Voyager 1 #space #exploration
Blue sea and full moon
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