Join Donate

The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Assembly of a Pancam

Assembly of a Pancam

NASA / JPL / Cornell

Assembly of a Pancam
Each Pancam consists of a detector and optics assembly (top) plus a motorized wheel (bottom, before assembly) containing 7 color filters and one "empty" filter position. The inset image shows a Pancam assembly complete with filter wheel.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

Explore related images: pretty pictures, Opportunity, Spirit, Mars Exploration Rovers, explaining technology, explaining image processing

Comments & Sharing
More Images
astronaut on Phobos
Let's Change the World

Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.

Join Today

Bruce Murray and Carl Sagan
Pretty Pictures

Support the Bruce Murray Space Image Library and help us share the wonders of other worlds.

Donate