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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 3479

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.......:
32.9 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.560 (b/a) ... ... ... -20
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 65.80 ... 0.56 0.44 0.52 56 160
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
60.0 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.560 (b/a) ... ... ... -20
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 119.90 ... 0.56 0.44 0.52 56 160
[J2000]
3 POSS1 103a-O
1968MCG4..C...0000V
1.50 arcmin 1.00 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Moderate surface brightness 7.40E+14 90.00 ... 0.67 0.33 0.38 48 ...
4 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.24 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.15
log(a/b)
0.05 ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 104.30 12.70 0.71 0.29 0.33 45 ...
5 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.26 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 109.20 ... ... ... ... ... ...


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 20032MASX.C.......:
Published Object Name         : 2MASX J10585548-1457408       
Frequency Targeted            : K_s (2MASS isophotal)         
Major Axis (2a)               : a = 32.9       arcsec               2a = 65.80 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : ...                                 2b = 36.85 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : b/a = 0.560                         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]      :  -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          : 164.731155      -14.961382    (J2000)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J10585548-1457408 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 60.0 arcsec 2a = 119.90 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 67.14 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.560 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] : -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 : 164.731155 -14.961382 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1968MCG4..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG -02-28-027 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.50 arcmin 2a = 90.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 1.00 arcmin 2b = 60.00 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 : 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 : 105630 -1442 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG -02-28-027 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.24 2a = 104.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 12.70 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 73.84 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.15 b/a = 0.71 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.09 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 : 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 : 105855.5 -145742. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG -02-28-027 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.26 2a = 109.20 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 : 105855.5 -145742. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.

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