read_cubes

sunkitsst.read_cubes(imfile, spfile=False, memmap=True, n_wave=None)[source] [edit on github]

High level read, takes file name returns header and data cube

Parameters:
  • imfile (string) – A filepath to the imcube file.
  • spfile (string) – A filepath to the spcube file.
  • memmap (Bool) – If True, will use memmap (default) in order to save your RAM.
  • n_wave (int) – If known (and not using spfile specify the number of wavelength point to reconstruct the full cube shape.
Returns:

  • im_header (dictonary) – This is the header for the imcube file.
  • im_cube (array) – This is the numpy array of the data from the imcube file.
  • sp_header (dictonary) – This is the header for the spcube file.
  • sp_cube (array) – This is the numpy array of the data from the spcube file.