New Saturnian Moon Discovered

Identified as S/1995 S3, the moon appears as an elongated white spot near the center of each image.

Credit:

Amanda S. Bosh (Lowell Observatory), Andrew S. Rivkin (Lowell Observatory and University of Arizona/Lunar Planetary Lab), High Speed Photometer Instrument Definition Team (R.C. Bless, PI), and NASA/ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo9529b
Type:Collage
Release date:28 July 1995, 06:00
Size:225 x 76 px

About the Object

Name:Epimetheus, S/1995 S3, Saturn
Type:• Solar System : Planet
• Solar System : Planet : Satellite
• X - Solar System Images/Videos

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
R
720 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2

Image Formats

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