XMM-Newton Science Analysis System: User Guide


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5.11 Computing a model spectrum of the RGS background

The task rgsbkgmodel can be used to compute a model spectrum of the RGS background applicable to a given observation from a combination of observations of empty fields.

For a detailed description of this task see the technical note XMM-SOC-CAL-TN-0058 at:

http://xmm2.esac.esa.int/external/xmm_sw_cal/calib/documentation.shtml



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