fitsgetext - Man Page

Pull out individual header or data blocks from multi-HDU FITS files.


-o file

Output file


Write out ALL extensions; the output filename should be a sprintf(1) pattern such as "extension-%04i".


Print sizes and offsets in FITS blocks (of 2880 bytes)


Print sizes in megabytes (using floor(), not round()!)


Data blocks only


Header blocks only

-e extension

Extension number




The team. Principal investigators are David W. Hogg (NYU) and Dustin Lang (CMU).

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