The data formats in use in Planetary Sciences, Space Sciences and Solar Physics are diverse and numerous, but a limited number of them are widely used. We present below the data formats used by the VESPA teams.
|Data Product Types
Std image formats
• gdal (from geofits: with Chiara's extension)
|• TOPCAT (tables to various text formats)
|• QGIS, with VESPA plugins
|• gdal, in particular to geofits (with Chiara's extension)
|• APERICubes (some cubes, to minimal/temporary fits)
In the EPNcore metadata services, the data format must be referred to according to its MIME Type.