Mystery Feature Now Disappears in Titan Lake - What is that changing object in a cold hydrocarbon sea of Titan? Radar images from the robotic Cassini spacecraft orbiting Saturn have been recording the.
Ligeia Mare Credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute This image, from the Radar instrument aboard the Cassini spacecraft, shows the evolution of a transient feature in the large hydrocarbon sea named Ligeia Mare on Saturn's moon Titan.
Ligeia Mare, shown here in a false color image from NASA's Cassini mission, is the second largest known body of liquid on Saturn's moon Titan. It is filled with liquid hydrocarbons, such as ethane and methane.
Scientists Observe Springtime Changes On One Of Saturn's Moons
Titan's north polar sea Ligeia Mare captured by the Cassini probe (Nasa/PA) - a mysterious 'magic island' has appeared out of nowhere in radar images of a hydrocarbon sea on Saturn's giant moon, Titan.