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Returns the RA/Dec sexagesimal string for the specified field in the specified ms. If run in casa >= 4.2.0, it will use ms.getfielddirmeas(), instead of reading the DELAY_DIR field of the ms directly See also getRADecForField to get the value in radians.


au.getRADecStringForField(vis, myfieldId, usemstool=False, forcePositiveRA=False)
  • myfieldId can be an integer or string integer


CASA <2>: au.getRADecStringForField('',0)
12:56:11.16656, -005:47:21.524580
  Out[2]: '12:56:11.16656, -005:47:21.524580'

-- ToddHunter - 2013-10-01
Topic revision: r1 - 2013-10-01, ToddHunter
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