CALDB Location: http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/FTP/caldb
Supported Missions: Missions and Instruments which use the HEASARC CALDB
Find out who's using the CALDB
Download and Installation Instructions
Get your own copy of the CALDB for any supported mission
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.
This page contains documents regarding efforts at cross-calibration of
X-ray and Gamma-ray instruments.
Find out what HEASOFT software interacts with the CALDB.
Creating your own CALDB
Download the HEASARC CALDB and update it, or make your own CALDB
Who's who at the CALDB (and who was who)
The International Astronomical Consortium for High Energy Calibration
The IACHEC aims to provide standards for high energy calibration and supervise cross calibration between different missions
NuSTAR CALDB Update (02 Aug 2016)
The NuSTAR CALibration DataBase was updated on August 2, 2016 (CALDB version 20160731). This updates the NuSTAR clock correction file to version 60, valid through 2016-07-31.
Correction to NuSTAR CALDB Update 20160706 (28 Jul 2016)
There was an error in the NuSTAR CALDB update version 20160706 in which the caldb.indx file was pointing to an older CALDB version (20151008). This has now been fixed, and the tar files have been updated. If you have previously downloaded NuSTAR CALDB 20160706, you should re-download and re-install this version, or use Remote Access to access version 20160706 of the NuSTAR CALDB.
NuSTAR CALDB Update (22 July 2016)
The NuSTAR CALibration DataBase was updated on July 22, 2016 (CALDB version 201607). This updates the NuSTAR clock correction file to version 59, valid through 2016-07-06.
NuSTAR CALDB Update (21 Jul 2016)
The NuSTAR CALibration DataBase was updated on July 21, 2016 (CALDB version 20160606, corresponding to the internal NuSTAR project release 20160606).
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