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Pale Blue Orb
For a different perspective on Earth and the moon, here is the view from Saturn as seen by the Cassini spacecraft.
-- Earth is the blue speck on the right side of the image above the center, and is shown with greater magnification in the inset.
-- To learn more about this image, see Pale Blue Orb.
Visit Secret Worlds, from Florida State University, for a slide show/animation starting far out in the universe and progressively moving in--along the way you'll get a great view of the solar system at different scales. For a related video, see the Eames Office video Powers of Ten.
(This feature was updated on August 10, 2013.)