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Spitzer Observer's Manual - Warm Mission

The Spitzer Observer's Manual - Warm Mission (Warm SOM) is the essential technical reference manual for Spitzer observers. The Warm SOM provides technical information about the design, performance and operational constraints of Spitzer. It includes technical information on planning, editing and submitting Spitzer observations. There are separate Calls for Proposals that include the programmatic information needed to submit a Spitzer proposal.

Getting the Document

VERSION: 12.2, 09 Nov 2018

Download the SOM (PDF, 7.1 MB).

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Looking for the Spitzer cryogenic mission SOM? It is located here (PDF, 15.53 MB).

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