Encke Division | Article about Encke Division by The Free Dictionary
Encke division[′eŋ·kə də‚vizh·ən]
A faint line that splits the outer ring of Saturn into two.
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Similar brightness variations appear in the F-ring of Saturn and a pair of narrow rings in Saturn's Encke division
There are signs of a "partial" ring in Voyager photos of the Saturn ring system's Encke division
, Brahic notes.