XMM-Newton Users Handbook


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3.5.10 OM specific proposal submission information

The XMM-Newton PIs must be aware that if OM can not be used for scientific purposes, OM will be exposed with filter BLOCKED, and that time will be used to perform technical exposures like flat-fields, darks, etc...


In the preparation of OM observing proposals, the following information should be taken into account.



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European Space Agency - XMM-Newton Science Operations Centre