Filter Profile Service
A repository of Filter information for the VO

UKIRT/WFCAM.Z_filter8817.98801.681299457926.52261.3UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Z filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.Z8830.78817.083609290930.02261.4UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Z filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.Y10318.710305.09790108101020.02057.2UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Y filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.Y_filter10367.810339.1964811126999.12040.9UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Y filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.J12510.212483.011690132801590.01556.8UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM J filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.J_filter12556.012490.211481137181513.21548.7UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM J filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.H16377.116313.014920178402920.01038.3UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM H filter (total transmission)
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UKIRT/WFCAM.H
Filter Description

Filter ID (?) :UKIRT/WFCAM.H
Description (?) :WFCAM H filter (total transmission)
Phot.System (?) :WFCAM
Detector Type (?) :Energy 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 (?) : 16377.08 ------- (Angstrom)
λcen (?) : 16380.52 ------- (Angstrom)
λeff (?) : 16221.25 16313 (Angstrom)
λpeak (?) : 16300.00 ------- (Angstrom)
λpivot (?) : 16308.57 ------- (Angstrom)
λphot (?) : 16266.65 ------- (Angstrom)
λmin (?) : 14490.00 14920 (Angstrom)
λmax (?) : 18200.00 17840 (Angstrom)
Weff (?) : 2761.61 2920 (Angstrom)
FWHM (?) : 2920.12 ------- (Angstrom)
Af/AV (?) : 0.20 ------- ()

Transmission curve

Data file: ascii, VOTable

Reference for filter response: Hewett et al., 2006

   
Calibration properties

Vega System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 1.183e-10(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 1038.30(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/WFCAM.H/Vega
 

AB System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 4.137e-10(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 3631.00(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/WFCAM.H/AB
 

ST System
PropertySpecified Calculated Unit
Zero Point (?) : ------- 3.631e-9(erg/cm2/s/A)
  ------- 31869.41(Jy)
ZP Type (?) : Pogson
PhotCal ID (?) : UKIRT/WFCAM.H/ST
 

Reference for calibration: Lawrence et al 2007


Filter added: 2018-07-25 18:35:24
Last update: 2019-09-25 12:35:58
UKIRT/WFCAM.H_filter16495.816338.214565187622810.31027.1UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM H filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.H2_filter21416.121414.32114021702210.4677.1UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM H2 filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.Brg_filter21832.421832.12141822280306.6645.5UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM Brg filter (filter only)
UKIRT/WFCAM.K22082.822010.020290238003510.0644.1UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM K filter (total transmission)
UKIRT/WFCAM.K_filter22356.222185.219833247433251.3630.0UKIRTWFCAMWFCAM K filter (filter only)
 

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