New images of Saturn are captured from Puerto Rico

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Espectacular imagen de Saturno captada desde Aguadilla en la madrugada del jueves, justo cuando la nave espacial Cassini enviaba señales a la Tierra confirmando que hizo exitosamente su travesía cerca de los anillos. (Efraín Morales / SAC)

The NASA spacecraft Cassini underwent a historic maneuver by completing 22 risky orbits between Saturn and its rings. Efrain Morales, an astrophotographer  of the Caribbean Astronomy Society, captured an impressive image of Saturn in the moments when Cassini was sending signals to earth to confirm its successful journey near Saturn's rings.

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