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Wide Field IR Camera (WIRC)

Telescope:

  • Focal ratio: f/7.5

Scale:

  • At Focal plane: 10.8 arcsec/mm
  • At Detector: 10.6 arcsec/mm

Detectors:

Gain & Readout Noise:

  • Gain: ~2.0 e-/adu
  • Readout Noise: ~15 e-

Pixel Size & Field:

  • Pixel size: 0.196 arcsec
  • Field of a single detector: 201 x 201 arcsec
  • Detector spacing: 175 arcsec

Filter Wheel:

  • 8 slots (1 closed for dark)

Filters:

 

  • J(Carnegie),J(Gemini),Hshort,H(Gemini),Hlong,Jnarrow,Kshort

Staff Contact:

 

  • Eric Persson (eric@ociw.edu)
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