XMM-Newton Data Files Handbook

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4.1.2 Observation/slew summary file

Each ODF and SDF contains a summary file in ASCII format (*SUM.ASC). The summary file is structured in blocks, each containing the following information:

A detailed description of the summary file can be found in [6]. In addition, a SAS summary file (*SUM.SAS) is produced by the SAS task odfingest that is usually written into the ODF directory, but is not a standard ODF constituent.

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