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Video of Titan Occulting A Double Star

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13 years 6 months ago #85917 by mjc
Picked up on this article from the Ice in Space Forum.
There is a hyper-link in the text to a higher quality video which is to
web.gps.caltech.edu/~mbrown/titan/titan_binary_occultation.mpg

www.universetoday.com/72273/watch-titan-...-binary-star-system/

Its remarkable how the stars' light gets refracted as Titan passes by. There is hardly a moment when the stars' are comletely obscurred. Titan's disc enters stage left after a few seconds.

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13 years 6 months ago #85930 by Seanie_Morris
Replied by Seanie_Morris on topic Re:Video of Titan Occulting A Double Star
Very, very cool... B)

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