Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsAstronomy & Space · 1 month ago

Since Saturn has no solid land mass, could we send a boat to land on their body of liquid with an HD camera to explore?

4 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    Any camera would be crushed at that pressure

     And so far beneath those clouds, what light would get through ?

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  • 1 month ago

    It's thought that Saturn's liquid metallic hydrogen is the next layer out from it's rocky core; the pressure at that depth in Saturn's atmosphere would be crushing - to the point that I don't think we'd be able to create a probe that could withstand it - and it would be at such a deep layer within Saturn that I doubt you'd be able to maintain contact with it...

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  • 1 month ago

    WHAT liquid? That's Titan that has methanol and ethanol streams and lakes, not Saturn. We have no idea other than metallic hydrogen what MIGHT  underneath all that atmosphere. 

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  • Matt
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    1 month ago

    Saturn is a gas giant. A boat would fall right through it

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