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Adjusting the image display

After readout of the CCD the image is displayed in the main camera display. The cuts are automatically set according to the minimum and maximum intensity levels found in the image. Moving the mouse into the main camera display switches the color bar subwindow into a display showing the x,y-position (in pixel) and the intensity level under the mouse position. Values in parentheses give the x,y-position in arcsec relative to the center of the image.

Adjusting the cuts:

If you are satisfied with your observation, you may proceed now with focusing the telescope and the guiding camera.


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Dieter Engels
2003-01-15