Category: mimas

Saturn looms large over Mimas in “The Sword of Herschel” by Kim Poor, 1985.

The view from Mimas, moon of Saturn, painted by Pamela Lee.

November 7, 2004: Saturn’s moon Mimas seen against the backdrop of the ringed planet’s northern hemisphere, observed by the Cassini space probe.

(ESA)

Mimas, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on February 13, 2010. (NASA)

ON THIS DAY: Planet Saturn and its moon Mimas, observed by the Cassini space probe on January 18, 2005.

TWO YEARS AGO TODAY: Mimas, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on January 14, 2016. (NASA)

Mimas, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on January 14, 2016. (NASA)

5 YEARS AGO TODAY: Amazing Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on August 20, 2012. You can see moon Mimas as a tiny dot near the top of the image.

Mimas, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on January 14, 2016. (NASA)