Flagging Visibilities

In Miriad, flagging a correlation means you set a bit in a mask. There are no explicit weights like in AIPS or ascii flagging tables. When you list visibilities with uvlist (see below), flagged correlations are indicated by an asterisk to the right of the phase.

There are three main flagging tasks in Miriad:

There are a number of other flagging tasks which occupy some niche which are described in the next section.

Although there is some personal taste involved, a recommended scheme for flagging is as follows:

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