Reports

A New Satellite of Saturn?

Science  26 Aug 1977:
Vol. 197, Issue 4306, pp. 915-917
DOI: 10.1126/science.197.4306.915

Abstract

Analysis of all available observations of faint objects near Saturn during the 1966 passage of the earth through the plane of Saturn's rings suggests the existence of at least one previously undiscovered satellite of Saturn. The data support the previously published orbit for Janus. These satellites may be major members of an extended ring.

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