# MagUnit¶

class astropy.units.MagUnit(*args, **kwargs)[source] [edit on github]

Logarithmic physical units expressed in magnitudes

Parameters: physical_unit : Unit or string Unit that is encapsulated within the magnitude function unit. If not given, dimensionless. function_unit : Unit or string By default, this is mag, but this allows one to use an equivalent unit such as 2 mag.