FIT image display problem

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spectrasouth
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Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:36 pm

Why is it that when I open a FIT image that had data covering the full ~65K ADU 16 bit range the image I see onscreen has saturation value of 255 ADU (8 bit)?

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Bernard
Hamza Touhami
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Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:16 am

Hello Bernard

Could you please send said file to: support@hyperion-astronomy.com

I will take a look at it and get back to you.

Thanks
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spectrasouth
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Tue Aug 29, 2017 2:58 pm

My silly mistake ... I was looking at the number of grey levels, not the number of ADU!

Cheers,
Bernard
Hamza Touhami
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Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:04 pm

Excellent Bernard, easiest issue to resolve so far :D .

Please share with us your final work if you don't mind, we certainly appreciate it.
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