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Overview

view-fits is a simple program to display images in a FITS file.

Usage of view-fits: $ view-fits [file1 [file2 [...]]]

Examples:

$ view-fits astrogo/fitsio/testdata/file-img2-bitpix+08.fits
$ view-fits astrogo/fitsio/testdata/file-img2-bitpix*.fits
$ view-fits http://data.astropy.org/tutorials/FITS-images/HorseHead.fits
$ view-fits file:///some/file.fits

Controls:

- left/right arrows: switch to previous/next file
- up/down arrows:    switch to previous/next image in the current file
- r:                 reload/redisplay current image
- z:                 resize window to fit current image
- p:                 print current image to 'output.png'
- ?:                 show help
- q/ESC:             quit

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