[AstroPy] Getting Started with Python and FITS

Cohen-Tanugi Johann cohen at lpta.in2p3.fr
Wed Apr 1 08:42:51 EDT 2009

I might be wrong, but I think that numdisplay is not maintained anymore, 
you may want to check before depending on it. Problem with matplotlib is 
the lack of astrophysical coordinate support, so that images will be 
displayed in pixel coordinates.


Christopher Hanley wrote:
> Another easy way to display a data section from a FITS file is to use 
> numdisplay and DS9.
> http://stsdas.stsci.edu/numdisplay/
> Numdisplay will work with and ndarray from numpy.  It is a one line 
> command after the import
>  > import numdisplay
>  > numdisplay.display(yourArrayObject)
> Cheers,
> Chris

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