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MSC coordinate system: Theta and Phi


Chandra uses a number of coordinate systems to describe locations. The MSC coordinate system is defined by the Theta and Phi axes, which give the off-axis angle and azimuth coordinates of the mirror.

More information is available from ahelp dmcoords and the coordinate manuals.



Last modified: 13 March 2017
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