The HEASARC Calibration Database

Caldb manager: Dr. M. F. Corcoran

The HEASARC's calibration database (CALDB) system stores and indexes datasets associated with the calibration of high energy astronomical instrumentation. The system can be accessed by users and software alike to determine which calibration datasets are available, and which should be used for data reduction and analysis. (Read more...)

User Information

Supported Missions: Missions and Instruments which use the HEASARC CALDB

    Find out who's using the CALDB
Remote Access to the HEASARC CALDB
    The easiest way to access calibration data from the HEASARC
CALDB Documentation Library
    CALDB file format definitions, user guides and more. For quick reference, a table listing the CALDB Header Keywords, with brief definitions, is available.
Cross-Calibration Information
    This page contains documents regarding efforts at cross-calibration of X-ray and Gamma-ray instruments.
CALDB Software
    Find out what HEASOFT software interacts with the CALDB.
Installing, Managing or Creating your own CALDB
    Download the HEASARC CALDB and update it, or make your own CALDB
CALDB Personnel
    Who's who at the CALDB (and who was who)
Need Help? CALDB Mirror
Latest News

  • NuSTAR Caldb Update (23 Feb 2021)
    The NuSTAR FPM caldb has been updated to version 20210210. This release includes a new clock correction file, v116, along with new alignment files and a new beryllium window file. Please see the release notes for more details.
  • NuSTAR Caldb Update (02 Feb 2021)
    The NuSTAR FPM caldb has been updated to version 20210202. This release includes a new clock correction file, v115. Please see the release notes for more details.
  • Swift CALDB updated (13 Jan 2021)
    The Swift SC caldb has been updated (update version 20210113) to updated the clock correction file to v140 ...
  • NuSTAR Caldb Update (05 Jan 2021)
    The NuSTAR FPM caldb has been updated to version 20210104. This release includes a new clock correction file, v114. Please see the release notes for more details.
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    Page author: Michael F. Corcoran
    Last updated: Thursday, 04-Nov-2010 12:33:01 EDT.
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