FITS, the Flexible Image Transport System, is the standard astron data format endorsed by NASA and the IAU. It is a raster format designed to store scientific data sets, which consist of multi-dimensional arrays and 2-dimensional tables. The FITS format was developed by NASA and is supported by XnView and fv Desktop Manager.
The default extensions used by this format are: FIT, FTS and FITS.
The file format supports multi-page files. LEADTOOLS can load the FITS multi-page files.
File constants associated with this file format are:
|Constant||Read Support||Write Support||Description|
|FILE_FIT||8 BPP (unsigned binary integer - gray)||8 BPP (unsigned binary integer - gray)|| Flexible Image Transport System.|
|16 BPP (twos complement signed integers - gray)||16 BPP (twos complement signed integers - gray)|
|32 BPP (twos complement signed integers - color)||32 BPP (twos complement signed integers - color)|
Required DLLs and Libraries
Medical Web Viewer .NET
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C API/C++ Class Libraries