These Web-based tools are designed to assist
scientists in their proposal and general data analysis efforts. The
HEASARC provides these tools as a service to the scientific community.
[FTOOLS, a general
FITS file utility programs and
mission-specific data analysis tools can be found on the
Cosmic Microwave Background Analysis Tools
- WebPIMMS tool updated (09 Jul 2014)
WebPIMMS has been updated with a revamped web interface that
has improved error handling.
- X-Ray Background Tool v2.5 released (19 Feb 2013)
The X-Ray Background Tool has been enhanced with support for
extraction regions with radii up to 10 degrees.
- xTime tool updated (24 Jan 2013)
NuSTAR support has been added to xTime. Also, some unused mission
day formats have been removed.
- Viewing tool updated (15 Aug 2012)
As per recently
updated mission guidelines, the Sun angle constraint for Suzaku has
been updated to 70-115 degrees.
- Viewing tool updated (10 Aug 2012)
The Viewing tool has been updated to version 3.3. The times of
Moon angle constraints are now displayed with 1-hour resolution. For
preferred TOO observations with Swift, target-Sun R.A. differences in the
0-4 hour range are now included, as well as >8 hours, as per recently
updated mission guidelines.
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