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Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph Instrument Handbook for Cycle 22 > Chapter 14: ImagingReference Material > F25ND3—NUV-MAMA

F25ND3—NUV-MAMA
Description
The F25ND3 mode with the NUV-MAMA provides broad band imaging with an attenuation of 10-3. The field of view is 25 25 arcsec. The value of R80 and the central pixel flux are unmeasured but assumed to be approximately the same as produced by the F25QTZ filter.
Recommended Uses
Recommended for broad-band NUV imaging of objects too bright by 103 for clear mode.
 
Pivot λ ()
Speak
Bλ
R80 (arcsec)
Figure 14.28: F25ND3 NUV-MAMA Integrated System Throughput and Redleak
Table 14.12: Throughput and Sensitivity for F25ND3 NUV-MAMA
Figure 14.29: Point Source S/N vs. V+ABν for the F25ND3 NUV-MAMA mode. Top curves are for DARKTIME. Bottom curves are for average sky. Top curves are for DARKTIME. Bottom curves are for average sky. Curves are labeled by required exposure time (seconds).
Figure 14.30: Extended Source S/N vs. V+ABν for the F25ND3 NUV-MAMA mode. Top curves are for an area of 0.2 arcsec2; bottom curves are for 1 arcsec2. Average sky assumed. Curves are labeled by required exposure time (seconds).

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