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"Access HMI, AIA and MDI data with Python from the public JSOC DRMS server"

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The drms module provides an easy-to-use interface for accessing HMI, AIA and MDI data with Python. It uses the publicly accessible JSOC DRMS server by default, but can also be used with local NetDRMS sites. More information, including a detailed tutorial, is available in the Documentation.

Getting Help

This is a SunPy-affiliated package. For more information or to ask questions about drms or SunPy, check out:


If you would like to get involved, start by joining the SunPy mailing list and check out the Developers Guide section of the SunPy docs. Stop by our chat room if you have any questions. Help is always welcome so let us know what you like to work on, or check out the issues page for the list of known outstanding items.

For more information on contributing to SunPy and to DRMS, please read our Newcomers guide.

Code of Conduct (CoC)

When you are interacting with the SunPy community you are asked to follow our code of conduct.


If you use drms in your work, please consider citing our paper.

  doi = {10.21105/joss.01614},
  url = {},
  year = {2019},
  publisher = {The Open Journal},
  volume = {4},
  number = {40},
  pages = {1614},
  author = {Kolja Glogowski and Monica G. Bobra and Nitin Choudhary and Arthur B. Amezcua and Stuart J. Mumford},
  title = {drms: A Python package for accessing HMI and AIA data},
  journal = {Journal of Open Source Software}


Kolja Glogowski has received funding from the European Research Council under the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP/2007-2013) / ERC Grant Agreement no. 307117.

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