Haze over the North Pole of Titan

Titan is the only satellite of the solar system with a full-fledged atmosphere. Its mass is about 20% higher than the mass of the earth's gas envelope, the pressure on the surface is 50% higher. The atmosphere of Titan is 95% methane, 4% methane, the remaining 1% is ethane, acetylene, carbon dioxide and other substances.
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The total thickness of the atmosphere of Titan is about 400 km. In its upper layers under the influence of ultraviolet radiation, methane and nitrogen form complex hydrocarbon compounds, forming something like smog. There are several layers of hydrocarbon smog in Titan's atmosphere. Because of him, the surface of Titan cannot be observed in the optical range.
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The above Cassini photo clearly demonstrates these layers of smog in the atmosphere of Titan. The picture was taken by the wide-angle camera of the station on May 31, 2005 from a distance of 33 thousand km. The colors of the image are natural. The shot hit the north pole of Titan.It is on it are the famous hydrocarbon seas and lakes of the satellite.

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