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Hubble images Uranus and Ariel !
Roby72
post Aug 31 2006, 08:00 PM
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Hello all !

The HST has captured a rare event in the Uranian system - a shadow transit of one of its moons !
In this case the moon Ariel transits:

http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/newsdesk/...2006/42/image/a

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Big_Gazza
post Oct 13 2006, 09:18 PM
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Equinox is nearing and we have no Uranus orbiter to take advantage of the opportunity, nor plans to organise one! mad.gif
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