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The description of the tenuous matter in the C ring in the first edition of Thomas William Webb's classic observer's handbook Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, published in 1859, includes a remark that "a similar material may fill Cassini's Division.
Consequently for Ring A, its inner edge, at the boundary of the outer edge of Cassini's Division, has a position of 0%, whereas the outer edge of Ring A is 100%.
May 29, 9 niahts) 4 nights) 48 nights) SPR Grey Yellow Grey grey SPR Zone SPR Bard Brown SSTB STZ Yellow STB Grey STropZ Yellowish Yeltow SE8(S) Grey brown or Orange Grey brown brown grey SEBZ SEB(N) Grey brown or Orange Grey brown brown grey EZ(S> Yellow or Yellow Yellowor cream yellowish white EB EZ(N) NTropZ White Grey or blue grey NTB Grey blue Grey NTZ NHEM RING A1 Grey blue Grey Grey blue Middle zone Ring A2 Grey Blue Cassini's Division Ring B1 White Cream Ring B2 Ring C RingC(M) Gray SH G on R Black SH R on G Black Heath McKim (Jan 26- (Jan 6- April 4, May 5, 9 nights).
At 120x I could see the space between the planet's rings and globe, the equatorial belt, and I even suspected Cassini's division," he writes.
Over this period, Cassini's Division became very difficult or impossible to observe.