get_detector_sun_angles_for_date

sunpy.instr.fermi.get_detector_sun_angles_for_date(date, file)[source] [edit on github]

get the GBM detector angles vs the sun as a function of time for a given date

Parameters
  • date (astropy.time.Time) – A Time object or other date format understood by the parse_time function.

  • file (str) – A filepath to a Fermi/LAT weekly pointing file (e.g. as obtained by the download_weekly_pointing_file function).