load_fermi_image

photutils.datasets.load_fermi_image(show_progress=False)[source]

Load a Fermi counts image for the Galactic center region.

Parameters:

show_progress : bool, optional

Whether to display a progress bar during the download (default is False).

Returns:

hdu : ImageHDU

A FITS image HDU.

Examples

from photutils import datasets
hdu = datasets.load_fermi_image()
plt.imshow(hdu.data, vmax=10, origin='lower', interpolation='nearest')

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