NASA finds ice cloud on Saturn’s moon Titan

NASA finds ice cloud on Saturn’s moon Titan

Washington: Scientists have identified an unexpected, high-altitude methane ice cloud on Saturn’s moon Titan that is similar to the exotic clouds found far above the Earth’s poles.

The cloud, imaged by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, was part of the winter cap of condensation over Titan’s north pole.

Researchers have determined that it contains methane ice that produces a much denser cloud than ethane ice previously identified there.

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