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COBE

Cosmic Background Explorer/FIRAS

Product Name
Line Profiles
Mission
COBE/FIRAS

Description

Synthetic spectral line profiles are provided for each of the channel and scan modes or merged modes. The synthetic profiles can be used in conjunction with a FIRAS spectrum to calculate line intensities. For a full discussion, see the FIRAS Explanatory Supplement (especially sub-section 8.4 ).

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Goddard Space Flight Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
HEASARC Director: Dr. Alan P. Smale
LAMBDA Director: Dr. Eric R. Switzer
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