The Cassini spacecraft has safely traveled
3.1 billion kilometers on its voyage to planet Saturn since it's launch 5 years ago
Saturn is over a billion kilometers from the planet Earth and 287 million kilometers from Saturn. At 28,487 kph, nuclear-powered Cassini mission will reach Saturn on July 1, 2004, 624 days from now.
The Cassini-Huygens mission is a cooperative endeavor of NASA, the European Space Agency and Italy's space agency.
To find out the spacecraft's position and speed as it travels toward the second largest planet in our solar
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