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UKIRT :United Kingdom Infrered Telescope
UKIRT/WFCAM :The UKIRT Wide Field Camera

UKIRT/WFCAM.Z_filter8813.428826.788810.568128.549457.38909.412261.738.73e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Z filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.Z8817.008839.488817.008360.009290.00930.002261.828.71e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Z filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.Y10305.0010327.9410305.009790.0010810.001020.002055.025.81e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Y filter (total transmission)
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UKIRT/WFCAM.Y
Filter Description

Filter ID (?) :UKIRT/WFCAM.Y
Description (?) :WFCAM Y filter (total transmission)
Phot.System (?) :WFCAM
Detector Type (?) :Photon counter
Band Name (?) :------
Obs. Facility (?) :UKIRT
Instrument (?) :WFCAM
Comments (?) :WFCAM Y filter used for UKIDSS survey.
Total transmission including correction for the wavelength shifts
induced by cooling to operating temperature (120K) the 10-degree
angle of incidence of the beam on the filter, quantum efficiency
and the effect of 1.0mm water vapour, 1.3 airmass.

 
Mathematical properties

Property Calculated Specified Unit
λref (?) : 10314.06 10305 (Angstrom)
λmean (?) : 10327.94 ------- (Angstrom)
λcen (?) : 10303.89 ------- (Angstrom)
λeff (?) : 10298.67 10305 (Angstrom)
λpeak (?) : 10690.00 ------- (Angstrom)
λpivot (?) : 10314.06 ------- (Angstrom)
λphot (?) : 10307.95 ------- (Angstrom)
λmin (?) : 9635.00 9790 (Angstrom)
λmax (?) : 11025.00 10810 (Angstrom)
Weff (?) : 969.48 1020 (Angstrom)
FWHM (?) : 1034.41 ------- (Angstrom)
Af/AV (?) : 0.41 ------- ()
Fsun (?) : ------- ------- (erg/cm2/s/A)

Transmission

Data file: ascii, VOTable

Reference for filter response: Hewett et al., 2006

Transmission components: Filter + Instrument + Atmosphere

   
Calibration properties

Vega System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 5.80863e-10(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 2055.02(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/WFCAM.Y/Vega
 

AB System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 1.02632e-9(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 3631.00(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/WFCAM.Y/AB
 

ST System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 3.631e-9(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 12845.99(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/WFCAM.Y/ST
 

Reference for calibration: Lawrence et al 2007


Filter added: 2018-07-25 18:38:09
Last update: 2020-08-30 19:08:07
UKIRT/WFCAM.Y_filter10363.2010376.8410348.189647.6211126.15965.032038.805.71e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Y filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.J12483.0012528.0912483.0011690.0013280.001590.001553.013.0e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM J filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.J_filter12546.9812573.8812508.2511480.7413717.951472.841545.012.96e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM J filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.H16313.0016422.7516313.0014920.0017840.002920.001034.191.17e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM H filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.H_filter16472.5416542.2516384.0214565.0818761.742821.401022.951.14e-10UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM H filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.H2_filter21415.9521416.4621414.6621139.9221702.35210.51677.064.43e-11UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM H2 filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.Brg_filter21832.0721833.1821832.8821417.5922279.92306.74645.504.06e-11UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Brg filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.K22010.0022131.7922010.0020290.0023800.003510.00641.603.99e-11UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM K filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.K_filter22333.0222402.4022231.4619832.7024743.223175.87627.803.81e-11UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM K filter (filter only)
 

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