Filter Profile Service
A repository of Filter information for the VO

UKIRT :United Kingdom Infrered Telescope
UKIRT/UKIDSS :The UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey ZYJHK Photometric System

UKIRT/UKIDSS.Z8839.58817.083609290930.02261.8UKIRTWFCAMUKIDSS Z
UKIRT/UKIDSS.Y10327.910305.09790108101020.02055.0UKIRTWFCAMUKIDSS Y
UKIRT/UKIDSS.J12528.112483.011690132801590.01553.0UKIRTWFCAMUKIDSS J
UKIRT/UKIDSS.H16422.816313.014920178402920.01034.2UKIRTWFCAMUKIDSS H
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UKIRT/UKIDSS.H
Filter Description

Filter ID (?) :UKIRT/UKIDSS.H
Description (?) :UKIDSS H
Phot.System (?) :UKIDSS
Detector Type (?) :Photon counter
Band Name (?) :H
Obs. Facility (?) :UKIRT
Instrument (?) :WFCAM
Comments (?) :WFCAM H 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
λmean (?) : 16422.75 ------- (Angstrom)
λcen (?) : 16380.52 ------- (Angstrom)
λeff (?) : 16266.65 16313 (Angstrom)
λpeak (?) : 16300.00 ------- (Angstrom)
λpivot (?) : 16354.22 ------- (Angstrom)
λphot (?) : 16312.34 ------- (Angstrom)
λmin (?) : 14490.00 14920 (Angstrom)
λmax (?) : 18200.00 17840 (Angstrom)
Weff (?) : 2772.05 2920 (Angstrom)
FWHM (?) : 2920.12 ------- (Angstrom)
Af/AV (?) : 0.20 ------- ()
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 (?) : ------- 1.172e-10(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 1034.19(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/UKIDSS.H/Vega
 

AB System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 4.114e-10(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 3631.00(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/UKIDSS.H/AB
 

ST System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 3.631e-9(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 32048.04(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/UKIDSS.H/ST
 

Reference for calibration: Lawrence et al 2007


Filter added: 2011-10-18 09:26:24
Last update: 2020-05-01 08:50:07
UKIRT/UKIDSS.K22131.822010.020290238003510.0641.6UKIRTWFCAMUKIDSS K
 

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