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How to find the resolution of a spectrum?

You really need to find the resolution that the synthetic spectra were generated at. This isn't something you should be trying to find from the spectra themselves. From the Table you have shown, you ...
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Pulling spectral data from Hubble Telescope automatically

First it should be noted that the Hubble Legacy Archive is indeed legacy in the sense that parts of it no longer work and it contains no observations taken since 2017 October 1. Fortunately there is ...
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Using optical fibers in astronomy

Two main uses: A fibre-fed spectrograph can be much more stable, because the spectrograph can be mounted solidly in a pressure- and temperature-controlled environment, away from the telescope. Being ...
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When measuring the spectrum of an object at the zenith, is it better to orient the spectroscopic slit N-S of E-W?

If you are at zenith, it doesn't matter - the light coming through the atmosphere is not differentially refracted. If you are away from zenith, then the position of the star in the sky depends on ...
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