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FIGURE 4. The view from Titan's surface.

From the following article:

Rain, winds and haze during the Huygens probe's descent to Titan's surface

M. G. Tomasko, B. Archinal, T. Becker, B. Bézard, M. Bushroe, M. Combes, D. Cook, A. Coustenis, C. de Bergh, L. E. Dafoe, L. Doose, S. Douté, A. Eibl, S. Engel, F. Gliem, B. Grieger, K. Holso, E. Howington-Kraus, E. Karkoschka, H. U. Keller, R. Kirk, R. Kramm, M. Küppers, P. Lanagan, E. Lellouch, M. Lemmon, J. Lunine, E. McFarlane, J. Moores, G. M. Prout, B. Rizk, M. Rosiek, P. Rueffer, S. E. Schröder, B. Schmitt, C. See, P. Smith, L. Soderblom, N. Thomas and R. West

Nature 438, 765-778 (8 December 2005)



Merged MRI and SLI images acquired after the Huygens probe soft-landing. Horizon position implies a pitch of the DISR nose upward by 1.7 plusminus 0.2° with no measurable roll. 'Stones' 10–15 cm in size lie above darker, finer-grained substrate in a variable spatial distribution. Brightening of the upper left side of several rocks suggests solar illumination from that direction, implying a southerly view, which agrees with preliminary evidence from other data sets. A region with a relatively low number of rocks lies between clusters of rocks in the foreground and the background and matches the general orientation of channel-like features in the low-altitude pan of Fig. 3. The bright spot in the lower right corner is the illumination of the DISR surface science lamp.

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