ABOUT LAMBDA

FITS Header

Primary Header

SIMPLE  =                    T /FITS format                                     
BITPIX  =                   16 /Dummy primary header                            
NAXIS   =                    0 /No data is associated with this header          
EXTEND  =                    T /Extensions may (will!) be present               
RESOLUTN=                    4 /Resolution index                                
PIXTYPE = 'HEALPIX '           /Pixel algorigthm                                
ORDERING= 'NESTED  '           /Ordering scheme                                 
NSIDE   =                   16 /Resolution parameter                            
FIRSTPIX=                    0 /First pixel (0 based)                           
LASTPIX =                 3071 /Last pixel (0 based)                            
DATE    = '2008-10-08T00:00:00' /file creation date (YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss UT)    
COMMENT This file contains the QU loss imbalance template for the specified     
COMMENT differencing assembly.  The res 4 Q and U components have been          
COMMENT concatenated together to form the 6144 element vector supplied here.    
REFERENC= 'Jarosik, et.al., 2007, ApJS, 170, 263' /                             
REFERENC= 'WMAP Explanatory Supplement:  http://lambda.gsfc.nasa.gov/' /        
TELESCOP= 'WMAP    '           /                                                
DA      = 'V1      '           /WMAP Differencing Assembly                      
FREQ    = 'V Band  '           /Frequency Band                                  
STOKES  = 'QU      '           /                                                
RELEASE = 'DR3     '           /                                                
END                                                                             

Extension Header 1

XTENSION= 'BINTABLE'           /Binary table written by MWRFITS v1.4b           
BITPIX  =                    8 /Required value                                  
NAXIS   =                    2 /Required value                                  
NAXIS1  =                    8 /Number of bytes per row                         
NAXIS2  =                 6144 /Number of rows                                  
PCOUNT  =                    0 /Normally 0 (no varying arrays)                  
GCOUNT  =                    1 /Required value                                  
TFIELDS =                    2 /Number of columns in table                      
COMMENT                                                                         
COMMENT  *** End of mandatory fields ***                                        
COMMENT                                                                         
COMMENT                                                                         
COMMENT  *** Column names ***                                                   
COMMENT                                                                         
TTYPE1  = 'TEMPERATURE '       /                                                
TTYPE2  = 'N_OBS   '           /                                                
COMMENT                                                                         
COMMENT  *** Column formats ***                                                 
COMMENT                                                                         
TFORM1  = 'E       '           /                                                
TFORM2  = 'E       '           /                                                
END                                                                             

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HEASARC Director: Dr. Alan P. Smale
LAMBDA Director: Dr. Eric R. Switzer
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Web Curator: Mr. Michael R. Greason