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What contaminating spectral features are present?

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For absolute or diffuse spectra, the geocoronal oxygen line in dayside data is present. For 'polar' data (|latitude| < 30 degrees), auroral contamination can be present above 2 keV. Long-term enahancements can contribute significantly in the 1/4 keV band.


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