Despite the millions or billions of kilometres that separated some celestial objects, they are not necessarily very different – visually speaking – each other. We will see it with a series of photographs that I had to select for you.

The Earth or Enceladus?

Enceladus is a natural satellite of the planet Saturn completely covered with snow and ice. The distance between Saturn and the satellite is 180.000 km while the distance Earth / Saturn varies from 1.20 to 1.66 million kilometres.

Enceladus

Canyon ice on Enceladus, natural satellite of Saturn.

glacier_erebus_antarctique

Erebus glacier in Antarctica on Earth.

The Earth or Mars?

Ethiopia

Small parcel of Ethiopia, planet Earth.

March

Area near the crater Hale, planet Mars.

The Moon or mercury?

Moon

Crater Endymion, located on the moon.

Mercury

Mercury

Sources:

Ethiopia: http://earthexplorer.usgs.gov/
March: https://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/imagegallery/image_feature_1486.html
Erebus glacier in Antarctica: http://asterweb.jpl.nasa.gov/gallery-detail.asp?name=Erebus
Enceladus: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Canyons_of_Enceladus_%2824169865244%29.jpg?uselang=fr
The Moon: http://www.lpi.usra.edu/resources/lunarorbiter/images/preview/4067_h3.jpg
Mercury: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/messenger/multimedia/mercury_orbit_image.html

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