Cassini Quick Facts

Cassini by the Number (April 2017)
Some key numbers for Cassini's Grand Finale and final plunge into Saturn.

Cassini By the Numbers

2.5 million commands executed

4.9 billion miles traveled since launch (7.9 billion kilometers)

635 GB science data collected

~4,000 science papers published

6 named moons discovered

294 orbits completed

162 targeted flybys of Saturn's moons

453,048 images taken

27 nations participated

360 engine burns completed