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Binary Data:

The secondary binary structure extensions are accessed with Please note that mrdfits does not properly use BZERO and BSCALE, and should not be used to read in image data! The binary structures come out exactly as they were written, with the same structure tags.

IDL> cobj=mrdfits('',1)     ;The 1 signifies the 1st extension

MRDFITS: Binary table. 7 columns by 4323 rows.

IDL> help,cobj,/str

RA           FLOAT         21.6110



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