spacepy.ae9ap9.readFile

spacepy.ae9ap9.readFile(fname, comments='#')[source]

read a model generated file into a datamodel.SpaceData object

Parameters
fnamestr

filename of the file

Returns
outSpaceData

Data contained in the file

Other Parameters
commentsstr (optional)

String that is the comments in the data file

Examples

>>> from spacepy import ae9ap9
>>> ae9ap9.readFile('ephem_sat.dat').tree(verbose=1)
+
|____Epoch (spacepy.datamodel.dmarray (121,))
|____Coords (spacepy.datamodel.dmarray (121, 3))
|____MJD (spacepy.datamodel.dmarray (121,))
|____posComp (spacepy.datamodel.dmarray (3,))