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This is equivalent to the RUN command, but intended for exposures of arc lamps rather than observations of astronomical targets.
Format: ARC <channel> <time> [``<string>'']
Channel: The name of the CCD data acquisition channel to be used.
Time: The exposure time in seconds
Title: A title for the observation (optional)
Examples : ARC RED 1.5 "CuAr arc 5500 Angstrom"
Comments: As for the RUN command, except that the observation type is set in the headers as being an arc exposure.