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What About Saturns Newly Discovered Ring ?
« on: 08/10/2009 12:58:23 »
Oh My !!...big enough for a BILLION Earths to reside within it !!





Could this have been a ring that was once a lot closer to Saturn ?


The reason I ask is because...is Saturns gravity really able to hold onto it ?

and what about the angle ?...any ideas ?


 

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What About Saturns Newly Discovered Ring ?
« Reply #1 on: 08/10/2009 15:53:00 »
THANK EWE DISCOVERDAVE for your FANTASTIC answer !!!

Presumably this must have been as a result of some sort of collision perhaps with phoebe ?
 

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What About Saturns Newly Discovered Ring ?
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