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Maybe Mimas is solid, but its core is irregular, like the shape of many asteroids.
Mimas always presents the same face to Saturn, just as the Moon does to Earth.
The authors of the new study used data from the Cassini probe orbiting Saturn to measure the libration of Mimas.
However, both the Moon and Mimas experience libration wobbling slightly and bringing part of the “far side” into view.
The final guess is also eminently reasonable: Mimas might have a partly liquid interior.
Between Erythræ and Hypocremnus is Mimas,77 a lofty mountain, abounding with beasts of chase, and well wooded.
The sixth and seventh satellites, Mimas and Enceladus, were discovered by him in 1789.Sir William Herschel: His Life and Works|Edward Singleton Holden
The others—Mimas (the first), Enceladus (the second), and Hyperion (the seventh)—are beyond the reach of all but large telescopes.Pleasures of the telescope|Garrett Serviss
And grant that when I come to the nether slopes of towering Mimas I may find honourable, god-fearing men.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica|Homer and Hesiod
Mimas had no atmosphere—how could the meteor sound off or burn up?Question of Comfort|Les Collins