Jules Verne Voyager: Saturn's Titan Features Help

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Last modified: 31 Mar 2016



Overview    

See Getting Started for a quick overview of the Jules Verne Voyager map tool capabilities.

For items specific to voyaging Saturn's Titan, continue to read this Saturn's Titan Features Help page.

To learn how to use the grd, gmt, geo, lbl, vel, mon, msc, and/or opt codes to customize a starting view, see Advanced Help: URL customizing.


Voyager Saturn's Titan features     The default Titan uses a texture underlay grid grd=1 showing a Cassini/ISS mosaic image.

The texture underlay grids available in the [Features:] menu of Voyager: Saturn's Titan are:

[Cassini/ISS (NASA/JPL/SSI) PIA14908]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan grd = 1   PIA14908 surface mosaic from Cassini/ISS images by the SSI/CICLOPS imaging team, Apr 2011
[Cassini/ISS (NASA/JPL/SSI) PIA11149]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=2 grd = 2   PIA11149 surface mosaic from Cassini/ISS images by the SSI/CICLOPS imaging team, Feb 2009
[Cassini/ISS (Albers)]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=3 grd = 3   surface mosaic from Cassini/ISS images by Steve Albers
[Cassini/SAR+ISS (LPL/Perry)]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=4 grd = 4   surface Cassisi/SAR (synthetic apeture radar) swaths up through pass T71 superimposed on Cassini/ISS mosaic by Jason Perry, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory
[Cassini/SAR (LPL/Perry)]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=8 grd = 8   surface Cassisi/SAR (synthetic apeture radar) swaths up through pass T77 by Jason Perry, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory
[Cassini/radar+VIMS PIA16849]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=9 grd = 9   Cassisi/radar swaths showing where Titan's surface height has been obtained plus VIMS infrared data, 2004-2011, by NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASI/JHUAPL/Cornell/Weizmann
[Cassini/topography PIA16848]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=10 grd = 10   Titan's topography surface height globally splined, by NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASI/JHUAPL/Cornell/Weizmann
[Cassini/ISS (Schrempp)]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=5 grd = 5   surface texture map from Cassini/ISS images and coloration based on Huygens landing site by Fridger Schrempp
[specular (Schrempp)]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=6 grd = 6   surface specular texture map from Cassini/ISS images by Fridger Schrempp
[atmosphere (Schrempp)]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?grd=7 grd = 7   atmosphere texture map from Cassini/ISS images by Fridger Schrempp

The standard image overlays available in the [Features:] menu for optional longitude and latitude marking or distance scale bars are explained Advanced Help: generic options.

The IAU gazetteer image overlays for Voyager: Saturn's Titan available in the [Features:] menu under [--IAU gazetteer--] are:

[Impact outlines] 
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geo = 1   outlines of impact sites
[Impact names] 
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gaz = 1   impact site names
[various regions] 
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gaz = 2   distinctive regions (e.g. regio, planatia)
[Mare & lacus] 
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gaz = 4   probable areas of liquid hydrocarbons such as liquid methane
[Sinus] 
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gaz = 1024   "bays" within probable areas of liquid hydrocarbons
[Fretum] 
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gaz = 2048   "straits" connecting probable areas of liquid hydrocarbons
[Insula] 
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gaz = 8   probable islands
[Fluctus & flumen] 
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gaz = 16   flow terrain and channels
[Arcus, facula, macula, & virga] 
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gaz = 32   other distinctive areas by shape or reflectivity
[Mons] 
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gaz = 64   mountains
[Lacuna] 
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gaz = 128   irregularly shaped depressions — appearance of dry lake beds
[Unda (dunes)] 
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gaz = 256   dune fields
[Patera] 
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gaz = 512   irregular or scalloped-edged craters

The image overlays available in the [Missions:] menu (background material at Planetary Missions) are:

[site labels] 
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lbl = 1   names of all selected missions included on zoomed-in maps
[ancillary site data] 
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lbl = 2   (currently) dates of all selected missions included on zoomed-in maps
[ESA Huygens site]  http://jules.unavco.org/Saturn/Titan?mon=1 mon = 1   approximate site of Cassini-Huygens probe landing

Note: Any grd, gmt, geo, lbl, vel, mon, msc, or opt code might change in the future, so be sure to check here for the current values!



Comments, questions, problems about Jules Verne Voyager? Send mail to   Lou Estey   (louunavco.org)


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