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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 2594

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.......:
18.5 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.680 (b/a) ... ... ... 35
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 37.00 ... 0.68 0.32 0.37 47 35
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
30.4 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.680 (b/a) ... ... ... 35
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 60.90 ... 0.68 0.32 0.37 47 35
[J2000]
3 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.35 arcmin 0.20 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 21.00 ... 0.57 0.43 0.51 55 ...
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.60 arcmin 0.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very low surface brightness 7.40E+14 36.00 ... 0.67 0.33 0.38 48 ...
5 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
31.97 (a) arcsec 22.13 arcsec ... ... ... ... 20.4
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 63.93 ... 0.69 0.31 0.35 46 20
[J2000]
6 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.36 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.216 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 4.72 0.43 ... ... ... ... ...
7 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
1.6860 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.545 (b/a) 0.006 ... ... 32.5
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 3.37 0.01 0.55 0.45 0.54 57 33
[J2000]
8 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
1.2732 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.529 (b/a) 0.005 ... ... 33.8
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 2.55 0.01 0.53 0.47 0.56 58 34
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 20032MASX.C.......:
Published Object Name         : 2MASX J08271718+2552441       
Frequency Targeted            : K_s (2MASS isophotal)         
Major Axis (2a)               : a = 18.5       arcsec               2a = 37.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : ...                                 2b = 25.16 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : b/a = 0.680                         b/a = 0.68
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.32
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.37
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 47 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :   35   deg [J2000]                  35 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          : 126.821556      25.878872    (J2000)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J08271718+2552441 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 30.4 arcsec 2a = 60.90 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 41.41 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.680 b/a = 0.68 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.32 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.37 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 47 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 35 deg [J2000] 35 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 : 126.821556 25.878872 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +04-20-056 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.35 arcmin 2a = 21.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.20 arcmin 2b = 12.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.57 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.43 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.51 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 55 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 : 082412 +2604 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +04-20-056 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.60 arcmin 2a = 36.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.40 arcmin 2b = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.67 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.33 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.38 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 48 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : Very low 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 : 082412 +2604 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J082717.16+255243.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 31.97 arcsec 2a = 63.93 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 22.13 arcsec 2b = 44.25 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.69 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.31 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.35 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 20.4 deg [J2000] 20 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 : 126.8215056356 25.8788138490 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J082717.16+255243.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.36 arcsec 2a = 4.72 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.216 arcsec 0.43 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 : 126.8215056356 25.8788138490 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J082717.16+255243.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 1.6860 arcsec 2a = 3.37 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.006 arcsec 0.01 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 1.84 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.545 b/a = 0.55 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.45 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.54 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 57 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 32.5 deg [J2000] 33 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 : 126.8215056356 25.8788138490 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J082717.16+255243.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 1.2732 arcsec 2a = 2.55 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.005 arcsec 0.01 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 1.35 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.529 b/a = 0.53 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.47 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.56 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 58 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 33.8 deg [J2000] 34 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 : 126.8215056356 25.8788138490 (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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