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The MAHLI camera of Curiosity may focus from infinity down to only 18.3 mm working distance. At minimal distance the resolution is 13.9 µm per pixel. It may image objects of some tens of meters in size down to only 22 by 17 mm. The Sherloc camera of the Mars 2020 Rover has a similar minimal object size of 23 by 15 mm. A microscope with a magnification of ...


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The scientific instruments on board will not be able to detect minerals on Callisto. Cameras will record physical features of the surfaces, such as: craters, geological faults, folds and color variations. The color variations will indicate change in mineralogy, but nothing else. Altimeters only measure altitude. The magnetometer will measure variations in ...


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