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posted Feb 21, 2013, 7:03 AM by Brian Donahoe   [ updated Feb 21, 2013, 12:46 PM ]
page to use different images of satellites, saturn and jupiter, since Texas A&M University's observatory server is down due to  some issues. I spoke with a director there who says this will come back on line "eventually", once rectified, but didn't sound soon. So for now, displaying images from a NASA/JPL model that can compute current positions and views of Saturn and Jupiter from various vantage points (currently, displaying vantage point from the Cassini space probe, which is in orbit around Saturn currently, and  provides a nice dynamic display of these planets and their respective moons... and also indicates current positions of various NASA and other probes in orbit around Jupiter and Saturn...).