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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 2496

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 POSS1 103a-O
1973UGC...C...0000N
1.10 arcmin 0.90 arcmin ... ... ... ... 2
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 66.00 ... 0.82 0.18 0.20 35 2
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
30.7 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.920 (b/a) ... ... ... -20
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 61.40 ... 0.92 0.08 0.08 23 160
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
47.6 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.920 (b/a) ... ... ... -20
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 95.10 ... 0.92 0.08 0.08 23 160
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1963MCG3..C...0000V
0.40 arcmin 0.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 24.00 ... 0.75 0.25 0.28 41 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1963MCG3..C...0000V
1.20 arcmin 1.00 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Moderate surface brightness 7.40E+14 72.00 ... 0.83 0.17 0.18 34 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.15 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.08
log(a/b)
0.09 ... ... 2
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 84.80 19.50 0.83 0.17 0.18 34 2
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.13 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 80.90 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
45.33 (a) arcsec 32.44 arcsec ... ... ... ... 169.7
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 90.67 ... 0.72 0.28 0.32 44 170
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
9.76 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.195 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 19.52 0.39 ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.8554 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.766 (b/a) 0.029 ... ... 171.2
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 9.71 0.06 0.77 0.23 0.26 40 171
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
3.5314 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.739 (b/a) 0.012 ... ... 173.4
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 7.06 0.02 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 173
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 04127                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.10       arcmin                   2a = 66.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  0.90      arcmin              2b = 54.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.82
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.18
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.20
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 35 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :   2    deg [B1950]                  2 deg [J2000]
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Significance                  : No uncertainty reported
Diameter Reference Level      : About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^   
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          : 075554.         +081000.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   : Diameters flagged uncertain.            

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J07583734+0801468 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 30.7 arcsec 2a = 61.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 56.49 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.920 b/a = 0.92 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 23 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -20 deg [J2000] 160 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 : 119.655632 8.029676 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J07583734+0801468 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 47.6 arcsec 2a = 95.10 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 87.49 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.920 b/a = 0.92 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 23 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -20 deg [J2000] 160 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 : 119.655632 8.029676 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1963MCG3..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +01-21-002 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.40 arcmin 2a = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.30 arcmin 2b = 18.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.75 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.25 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.28 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 41 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 : 075554 +0810 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1963MCG3..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +01-21-002 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.20 arcmin 2a = 72.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 1.00 arcmin 2b = 60.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.83 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.17 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.18 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 34 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 : 075554 +0810 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 04127 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.15 2a = 84.80 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.09 19.50 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 70.55 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.08 b/a = 0.83 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.10 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.17 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.18 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 34 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 2 deg [J2000] 2 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 : 075836.0 +080100. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment :
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 04127 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.13 2a = 80.90 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 : 075836.0 +080100. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J075837.35+080147.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 45.33 arcsec 2a = 90.67 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 32.44 arcsec 2b = 64.89 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.72 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.28 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.32 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 44 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 169.7 deg [J2000] 170 deg [J2000] Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : 25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ Frequency : 6290 A 4.77E+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 : 119.6556300558 8.0298009608 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 9 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J075837.35+080147.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 9.76 arcsec 2a = 19.52 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.195 arcsec 0.39 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... ... Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : Based on count statistics only Diameter Reference Level : ... Frequency : 6290 A 4.77E+14 Hz Frequency Mode : Broad-band detector (e.g. photographic plate) Measurement Mode Detector Type : Maps (e.g., 2MASS, VLA, Sloan) Fitting Technique : Profile fitting to image Measured Quantity : See comments Qualifiers : A radius is given in DIA_MAJ, not a diameter Coordinates Targeted : 119.6556300558 8.0298009608 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 10 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J075837.35+080147.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.8554 arcsec 2a = 9.71 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.029 arcsec 0.06 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 7.44 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.766 b/a = 0.77 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.23 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.26 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 40 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 171.2 deg [J2000] 171 deg [J2000] Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : Based on count statistics only Diameter Reference Level : ... Frequency : 6290 A 4.77E+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 : Half-light ("effective") diameter Qualifiers : A radius is given in DIA_MAJ, not a diameter Coordinates Targeted : 119.6556300558 8.0298009608 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius
No. 11 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J075837.35+080147.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 3.5314 arcsec 2a = 7.06 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.012 arcsec 0.02 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 5.22 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.739 b/a = 0.74 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.26 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.29 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 42 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 173.4 deg [J2000] 173 deg [J2000] Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : Based on count statistics only Diameter Reference Level : ... Frequency : 6290 A 4.77E+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 : Half-light ("effective") diameter Qualifiers : A radius is given in DIA_MAJ, not a diameter Coordinates Targeted : 119.6556300558 8.0298009608 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius

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