EITMap

class sunpy.map.sources.EITMap(data, header, **kwargs)[source] [edit on github]

Bases: sunpy.map.mapbase.GenericMap

SOHO EIT Image Map.

SOHO EIT is an extreme ultraviolet (EUV) imager able to image the solar transition region and inner corona in four selected bandpasses, 171 (Fe IX/X), 195 (Fe XII), 284 (Fe XV), and 304 (He II) Angstrom.

SOHO was launched on 2 December 2 1995 into a sun-synchronous orbit and primary mission operations for SOHO EIT ended at the end of July 2010.

References

Attributes Summary

rsun_obs Returns the solar radius as measured by EIT in arcseconds.

Methods Summary

is_datasource_for(data, header, **kwargs) Determines if header corresponds to an EIT image

Attributes Documentation

rsun_obs

Returns the solar radius as measured by EIT in arcseconds.

Methods Documentation

classmethod is_datasource_for(data, header, **kwargs)[source] [edit on github]

Determines if header corresponds to an EIT image