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emask (emask-2.16) [xmmsas_20211130_0941-20.0.0]

Parameters

This section documents the parameters recognized by this task (if any).

ParameterMand Type Default Constraints
expimagesetyesfilenameexpimage.fits 
Names of exposure images
 
detmasksetyesfilenamedetmask.fits 
Name of detection mask file
 
detmasktablenostringMASK 
Name of detection mask table (may be PRIMARY)
 
threshold1nofloat0.3 [0.0$<$param$<$1.0]
Threshold parameter 1: fraction of maximum exposure
 
threshold2nofloat0.5 [0.0$<$param$<$10.0]
Threshold parameter 2: threshold for gradient of exposure
 
withregionsetnobinaryfalse 
Read a FITS region file and exclude circular/box regions from the mask
 
regionsetnofilenameregion.fits 
Name of the FITS region file providing the regions to be excluded
 
ParameterMand Type Default Constraints



XMM-Newton SOC -- 2021-11-30