Python FITS Tool basic info

Python utility for FITS file handling.

This tool needs Python 3.

Other requirements:

  • NumPy - pip install numpy
  • AstroPy - pip install astropy --no-deps

Usage: python {list|move|header|coordinates} [file]

File name can have wildcards. Default is *.fit.


  • list - list some interesting FITS header info
  • move - move files to XRESxYRES directory, directory is created automatically
  • header - print all FITS header values
  • coordinates - recursively find coordinates from FITS file names, result can be copied to Astro Mosaic target box