Searching SAS RA and Dec

Use the coordinates you saved from completingĀ My Special Place in the Database, and with the SAS locate a collection of spectra that are available near that location.

  • Go to theĀ SAS Coverage Check
  • Enter the RA and Dec you have chosen for your starting point. (Separate the RA and Dec with a comma or tab.)
  • Click Submit. Results will appear to the right of the box.
  • In the Plate Coverage column, click any plate link to go to the complete list of spectra captured on that plate.

RA, Dec Coverage Check