Cassini to make final pass by Saturn’s odd-shaped Hyperion moon
Washington (UPI) May 30, 2015
Launched from Earth nearly 20 years ago, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft will make its final close proximity flyby of Saturn’s moon Hyperion on Sunday – coming within 19,000 nautical miles of the ringed planet’s irregularly-shaped satellite.
The galactic encounter will occur at about 9:30 a.m. EDT Sunday and images will be transmitted back to Earth between 24 and 48 hours later, NASA said. / —> Read More