Saturn's North Polar Hood

Saturn's North Polar Hood

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News release ID: STScI-1990-27
Release Date: Nov 20, 1990
Image Use: Copyright
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This enlargement of the Saturn image reveals unprecedented detail in atmospheric features at the northern polar hood. Saturn's north pole is presently tilted toward Earth by 24 degrees.

Observations, Planets, Saturn, Solar System


Credit: NASA, ESA, and STScI