Depth of biggest sea on Saturn's moon Titan measured by NASA probe

November 11, 2014 3:07 PM

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Depth of biggest sea on Saturn's moon Titan measured by NASA probe

Kraken Mare, the biggest hydrocarbon sea on Saturn's huge moon Titan, is at least 115 feet deep and perhaps much deeper, a new study suggests.

Radar measurements made by NASA's Saturn-orbiting Cassini probe along a 25-mile-long stretch of Kraken Mare's eastern shore reveal depths ranging from 66 to 115 feet, researchers said.

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