System Get Wallpaper Lit from below by Saturn's internal thermal glow, clearings in the planet's cloud system appear as white pearls. The regularity of the clearings suggests that they may be a manifestation of a large planetary wave.
NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute ~ NASA released this rare view of Saturn taken from the Cassini spacecraft. the image was taken while Cassini was in the planet's shadow, so Saturn and its rings were backlit by the sun.
Most of the images we see of Saturn (or most any celestial body) have been processed to add color and increase detail. Here is an unprocessed image of Saturn taken by Cassini, just as the sun is coming out over the horizon.
Earth, is the third planet from left. Pictures like these always get me. It's crazy because of the stars that exists that are so much bigger than our Sun, that in comparison is like if it was the size of the Earth!
RIDICULOUSLY Awesome Picture of Saturn As You’ve Never Seen It Before
Colorful ColosColorful Colossi and Changing Hues - A giant of a moon appears before a giant of a planet undergoing seasonal changes in this natural color view of Titan and Saturn from NASA's Cassini spacecraft.