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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 1779

Diameter Data --- Published and Homogenized (arcsec) Units

  Published UnitsHomogenized Units
No.Observed Passband
REFCODE
Major Axis
(2a)
Major Axis UnitsMinor Axis
(2b)
Minor Axis UnitsAxis Ratio (b/a)Major Axis Unc.Ellipticity
(1 - b/a)
Eccentricity
[(a/b)2-1]/
[(a/b)2+1]
Position Angle
(deg)
[published]
Reference LevelFrequency (Hz)Major Axis
(2a)
(arcsec)
Major Axis Unc.Axis Ratio (b/a)Ellipticity
(1 - b/a)
Eccentricity
[(a/b)2-1]/
[(a/b)2+1]
cos-1(b/a)
(deg)
Position Angle
(deg)
[J2000]
1 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
54.1 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.580 (b/a) ... ... ... -55
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 108.20 ... 0.58 0.42 0.50 55 125
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
77.1 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.580 (b/a) ... ... ... -55
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 154.10 ... 0.58 0.42 0.50 55 125
[J2000]
3 POSS1 103a-O
1968MCG4..C...0000V
0.80 arcmin 0.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 48.00 ... 0.50 0.50 0.60 60 ...
4 POSS1 103a-O
1968MCG4..C...0000V
2.50 arcmin 1.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Moderate surface brightness 7.40E+14 150.00 ... 0.56 0.44 0.52 56 ...
5 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.37 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.27
log(a/b)
0.04 ... ... 135
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 140.70 13.60 0.54 0.46 0.55 58 135
[J2000]
6 RC3 A_e (Johnson B)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.82 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... 0.05 ... ... ... ... 6.81E+14 39.60 4.80 ... ... ... ... ...
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.39 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 147.30 ... ... ... ... ... ...


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 20032MASX.C.......:
Published Object Name         : 2MASX J05051802-0908500       
Frequency Targeted            : K_s (2MASS isophotal)         
Major Axis (2a)               : a = 54.1       arcsec               2a = 108.20 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : ...                                 2b = 62.76 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : b/a = 0.580                         b/a = 0.58
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.42
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.50
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 55 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :  -55   deg [J2000]                  125 deg [J2000]
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Significance                  : No uncertainty reported
Diameter Reference Level      : 20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^         
Frequency                     : 2.17         microns                1.38E+14 Hz
Frequency Mode                : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate)

Measurement Mode               
    Detector Type             : Maps (e.g., 2MASS, VLA, Sloan)
    Fitting Technique         : Ellipse fitting to image
    Measured Quantity         : Isophotal diameter
    Qualifiers                : A radius is given in DIA_MAJ, not a diameter
Coordinates Targeted          : 76.325127       -9.147241    (J2000)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J05051802-0908500 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 77.1 arcsec 2a = 154.10 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 89.38 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.580 b/a = 0.58 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.42 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.50 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 55 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -55 deg [J2000] 125 deg [J2000] Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : Diameter for "total" magnitude Frequency : 2.17 microns 1.38E+14 Hz Frequency Mode : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate) Measurement Mode Detector Type : Maps (e.g., 2MASS, VLA, Sloan) Fitting Technique : Ellipse fitting to image Measured Quantity : Isophotal diameter Qualifiers : A radius is given in DIA_MAJ, not a diameter Coordinates Targeted : 76.325127 -9.147241 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1968MCG4..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG -02-13-041 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.80 arcmin 2a = 48.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.40 arcmin 2b = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.50 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.50 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.60 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 60 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : Very high surface brightness Frequency : 4050 A 7.40E+14 Hz Frequency Mode : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate) Measurement Mode Detector Type : Photographic plate, print, or film Fitting Technique : Eye estimate Measured Quantity : "Inner" diameter Coordinates Targeted : 050248 -0912 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1968MCG4..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG -02-13-041 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 2.50 arcmin 2a = 150.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 1.40 arcmin 2b = 84.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.56 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.44 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.52 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 56 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : Moderate surface brightness Frequency : 4050 A 7.40E+14 Hz Frequency Mode : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate) Measurement Mode Detector Type : Photographic plate, print, or film Fitting Technique : Eye estimate Measured Quantity : "Outer" diameter Coordinates Targeted : 050248 -0912 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG -02-13-041 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.37 2a = 140.70 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.04 13.60 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 75.56 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.27 b/a = 0.54 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.07 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.46 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.55 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 58 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 135 deg [J2000] 135 deg [J2000] Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : Mean error Diameter Reference Level : 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ Frequency : 4400 A 6.81E+14 Hz Frequency Mode : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate) Measurement Mode Detector Type : Photographic plate, print, or film Fitting Technique : Eye estimate Measured Quantity : Isophotal diameter Coordinates Targeted : 050518.1 -090851. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG -02-13-041 Frequency Targeted : RC3 A_e (Johnson B) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.82 2a = 39.60 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 4.80 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... ... Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : Mean error Diameter Reference Level : ... Frequency : 4400 A 6.81E+14 Hz Frequency Mode : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate) Measurement Mode Detector Type : Photographic plate, print, or film Fitting Technique : Eye estimate Measured Quantity : Isophotal diameter Coordinates Targeted : 050518.1 -090851. (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment : From magnitude-aperture curves.
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG -02-13-041 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.39 2a = 147.30 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... ... Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ Frequency : 4400 A 6.81E+14 Hz Frequency Mode : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate) Measurement Mode Detector Type : Photographic plate, print, or film Fitting Technique : Eye estimate Measured Quantity : Isophotal diameter Coordinates Targeted : 050518.1 -090851. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.

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