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Caption: The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope’s ACS/HRC camera observed Uranus in August 2005. The surface depicts white clouds and a bright polar region. The rings around Uranus are narrow and contain rocky material from tiny dust particles up to metre-sized boulders.

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Credit: NASA, ESA, and M. Showalter (SETI Institute) Credit Link
Related glossary terms: Giant Planet , Ice Giant , Outer Planets , Ring , Uranus
Categories: Solar System

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Caption: الصورة لكوكب اورانوس وقد رصد بواسطة الكاميرا ACS / HRC التابعة لتلسكوب هابل الفضائي التابع لناسا / وكالة الفضاء الأوروبية.
اخذت الصورة لكوكب أورانوس في أغسطس 2005. ويظهر على السطح سحبا بيضاء ومنطقة قطبية لامعة.
كما تبدو الحلقات حول أورانوس ضيقة وتحتوي على مادة صخرية من جزيئات الغبار الصغيرة والصخور التى قد يصل قطرها الى المتر.
Credit: حقوق الصورة تخص ناسا/ ايسا وشوالتر (من معهد SETI )
Related glossary terms: Giant Planet , Ice Giant , Outer Planets , Ring , Uranus
Caption translation status: Approved by a reviewer
Caption translators: Somaya Saad
Caption reviewers: Ahmed Abulwfa, Ashraf Tadross

Caption: La caméra ACS/HRC du télescope spatial Hubble de la NASA/ESA a observé Uranus en août 2005. La surface présente des nuages blancs et une région polaire brillante. Les anneaux autour d'Uranus sont étroits et contiennent des matériaux rocheux allant de minuscules particules de poussière à des blocs rocheux de la taille d'un mètre.
Credit: NASA, ESA, et M. Showalter (SETI Institute)
Related glossary terms: Giant Planet , Géante de glace , Planètes extérieures , Ring , Uranus
Caption translation status: Not yet approved by a reviewer
Caption translators: Gilles Remy

Caption: La fotocamera ACS/HRC del telescopio spaziale NASA/ESA Hubble ha osservato Urano nell'agosto 2005. La superficie presenta nubi bianche e una regione polare molto luminosa. Gli anelli intorno a Urano sono sottili e contengono materiale roccioso, composto da minuscole particelle di polvere fino a massi grandi un metro.
Credit: NASA, ESA e M. Showalter (Istituto SETI)
Related glossary terms: Anello , Gigante di ghiaccio , Pianeta gigante , Pianeti esterni , Urano
Caption translation status: Approved by a reviewer
Caption translators: Giuliana Giobbi, Francesco Salvestrini
Caption reviewers: Rosa Valiante, Rodolfo Canestrari, Anna Wolter