Category: moon

Saturn seen from Titan, illustrated by David E…

Saturn seen from Titan, illustrated by David Egge, 1978.

May 22, 1969 – The Apollo 10 command module ph…

May 22, 1969 – The Apollo 10 command module photographed from the lunar module after separation over the Moon.

Saturn looms large over Mimas in “The Sw…

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

Saturn as seen from Titan, painted by Chesley …

Saturn as seen from Titan, painted by Chesley Bonestell, 1948.

An eruption on Enceladus, moon of Saturn, illu…

An eruption on Enceladus, moon of Saturn, illustrated by Pamela Lee.

Io in transit across the face of Jupiter, obse…

Io in transit across the face of Jupiter, observed by the Hubble Space Telescope in 1999.

Partial eclipse of the Moon, observed on Octob…

Partial eclipse of the Moon, observed on October 24, 1874, illustrated by Étienne Léopold Trouvelot, courtesy of the New York Public Library.

Behold Titan, moon of Saturn, observed by the …

Behold Titan, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini probe on April 16, 2005.

(NASA)

Scenes from Apollo 16 mission to the Moon, Apr…

Scenes from Apollo 16 mission to the Moon, April 1971: Pre-landing pics of earthrise, with the command module visible just above the lunar horizon to the left of Earth.

Dione, moon of Saturn, photographed by the Cas…

Dione, moon of Saturn, photographed by the Cassini space probe on April 12, 2015. (NASA/JPL)