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Name JPEG 2000 Codestream
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1794
MIME:  image/jp2
Classification Image (Raster)
Description JPEG 2000 codestream (also known as J2K, J2C, or JPEG 2000 Part 1, Core Coding System) is the wavelet based compressed image format defined in Part 1 of the JPEG 2000 standard. Both lossy and lossless compression as supported. A JPEG 2000 codestream uses a variant of the JPEG format, with a nearly identical system of markers and segments.
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source Preservica / Preservica
Source date 11 Nov 2022
Source description  
Last updated 11 Nov 2022
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