Pieces of Space
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It was one of the largest and longest lived storms ever recorded in our Solar System. First seen in late 2010, the above cloud formation in the northern hemisphere of Saturn started larger than the Earth and soon spread completely around the planet. 
The storm was tracked not only from Earth but from up close by the robotic Cassini spacecraft currently orbiting Saturn. 
Via Nasa Image of the Day
  1. It was one of the largest and longest lived storms ever recorded in our Solar System. First seen in late 2010, the above cloud formation in the northern hemisphere of Saturn started larger than the Earth and soon spread completely around the planet.

    The storm was tracked not only from Earth but from up close by the robotic Cassini spacecraft currently orbiting Saturn. 

    Via Nasa Image of the Day

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