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Neptune Trio
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Neptune Trio

A Voyager 2 image of Thalassa (1989 N5), Naiad (1989 N6) and Despina (1989 N3) taken in 1989 at a range of 5.9 million km (3.6 million miles). The high orbital speed of the moons caused faint streaks in this exposure.


Last Update: 15 Apr 2011 (AMB)

Credit: NASA/JPL



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Last Updated: 15 Apr 2011