(1990s German space X-ray telescope)
ROSAT (for Röntgensatellit) was an
X-ray observing satellite operated by the German Space Agency,
launched in 1990 and in operation until 1999.
- XRT - X-ray telescope.
- PSPC - Position sensitive proportional counters (two on board).
- HRI - High resolution imager.
- WFC - Wide field camera.
Among its surveys:
Referenced by pages:
Massive Cluster Survey (MACS)
Rosat Bright Survey (RBS)
RASS/Green Bank Catalog (RGB)
Rosat Hard Survey (RHS)