WIDE FIELD PLANETARY CAMERA 2
These pages contain instrument-specific information about the Wide-Field Planetary Camera 2 (WFPC2) and are maintained by the WFPC2 Group in the Instruments Division at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI). The WFPC2 is used to obtain high resolution images of astronomical objects over a relatively wide field of view and a broad range of wavelengths (1150 to 11,000 Å).

  • ADVISORIES:
    • Important information, new documentation, and new products for the WFPC2. Everyone should read this!
      (Last update: New WFPC2 Web Site on 11 Aug 2006).

  • Quick Reference Sheet:
    • This section lists the major documents needed for proposal preparation and data analysis involving WFPC2.

  • Documentation:
  • General Resources:
  • WFPC2 Software Tools:
  • User Support:
    • The WFPC2 Group provides many services to assist users of HST with data reduction, visiting the Institute, and answer general questions.

  • Frequently Asked Questions:
    • A list of Frequently Asked Questions about WFPC2, ranging from proposal preparation to data analysis.

    STScI Home Page . WFPC2 Group.

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