NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft to Make Final Close Flyby of Saturn’s Moon Dione

Cassini’s closest approach, within 295 miles (474 km) of Dione’s surface, will occur today, August 17. This flyby will be the fifth targeted encounter with the icy moon of the spacecraft’s tour at Saturn. “This will be our last chance to see Dione up close for many years to come,” said Dr Scott Edgington of [...] —> Read More