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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 2730

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
1.70 arcmin 1.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... 80
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 102.00 ... 0.77 0.23 0.26 40 80
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
15.3 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.740 (b/a) ... ... ... 35
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 30.60 ... 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 35
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
18.7 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.740 (b/a) ... ... ... 35
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 37.50 ... 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 35
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.40 arcmin 0.20 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 24.00 ... 0.50 0.50 0.60 60 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.70 arcmin 1.20 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Intermed. surface brightness 7.40E+14 102.00 ... 0.71 0.29 0.33 45 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.23 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.13
log(a/b)
0.05 ... ... 80
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 101.90 12.40 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 80
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.23 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 101.90 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
50.75 (a) arcsec 31.48 arcsec ... ... ... ... 85.1
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 101.50 ... 0.62 0.38 0.44 52 85
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
14.98 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 1.284 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 29.95 2.57 ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
11.7493 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.928 (b/a) 0.109 ... ... 59.9
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 23.50 0.22 0.93 0.07 0.07 22 60
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
7.7018 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.708 (b/a) 0.042 ... ... 77.4
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 15.40 0.08 0.71 0.29 0.33 45 77
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 04743                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.70       arcmin                   2a = 102.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.30      arcmin              2b = 78.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.77
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
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]      :  80    deg [B1950]                  80 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          : 085930.         +170200.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J09021583+1650175 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 15.3 arcsec 2a = 30.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 22.64 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.740 b/a = 0.74 Uncertainty : ... ... 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] : 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 : 135.565948 16.838213 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J09021583+1650175 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 18.7 arcsec 2a = 37.50 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 27.75 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.740 b/a = 0.74 Uncertainty : ... ... 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] : 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 : 135.565948 16.838213 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-23-028 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.40 arcmin 2a = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.20 arcmin 2b = 12.00 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 : 085924 +1701 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-23-028 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.70 arcmin 2a = 102.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 1.20 arcmin 2b = 72.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.71 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.29 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.33 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 45 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : Intermed. 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 : 085924 +1701 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 04743 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.23 2a = 101.90 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 12.40 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 75.51 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.13 b/a = 0.74 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.09 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] : 80 deg [J2000] 80 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 : 090216.1 +165020. (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 04743 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.23 2a = 101.90 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 : 090216.1 +165020. (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 J090215.82+165017.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 50.75 arcsec 2a = 101.50 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 31.48 arcsec 2b = 62.96 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.62 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.38 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.44 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 52 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 85.1 deg [J2000] 85 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 : 135.5659467917 16.8382951737 (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 J090215.82+165017.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 14.98 arcsec 2a = 29.95 arcsec Uncertainty : 1.284 arcsec 2.57 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 : 135.5659467917 16.8382951737 (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 J090215.82+165017.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 11.7493 arcsec 2a = 23.50 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.109 arcsec 0.22 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 21.81 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.928 b/a = 0.93 Uncertainty : 0.006 0.01 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.07 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.07 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 22 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 59.9 deg [J2000] 60 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 : 135.5659467917 16.8382951737 (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 J090215.82+165017.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 7.7018 arcsec 2a = 15.40 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.042 arcsec 0.08 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 10.91 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.708 b/a = 0.71 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.29 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.33 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 45 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 77.4 deg [J2000] 77 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 : 135.5659467917 16.8382951737 (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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