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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 3558

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.......:
21.4 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.840 (b/a) ... ... ... -65
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 42.80 ... 0.84 0.16 0.17 33 115
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
41.0 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.840 (b/a) ... ... ... -65
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 81.90 ... 0.84 0.16 0.17 33 115
[J2000]
3 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.30 arcmin 0.25 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 18.00 ... 0.83 0.17 0.18 34 ...
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.80 arcmin 0.70 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Moderate surface brightness 7.40E+14 48.00 ... 0.88 0.12 0.13 29 ...
5 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.94 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.05
log(a/b)
0.11 ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 52.30 15.10 0.89 0.11 0.11 27 ...
6 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.93 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 51.10 ... ... ... ... ... ...
7 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
35.17 (a) arcsec 29.79 arcsec ... ... ... ... 72.1
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 70.34 ... 0.85 0.15 0.16 32 72
[J2000]
8 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
6.23 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.038 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 12.45 0.07 ... ... ... ... ...
9 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.7739 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.924 (b/a) 0.013 ... ... 154.7
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 5.55 0.03 0.92 0.08 0.08 22 155
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.1990 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.821 (b/a) 0.006 ... ... 154.9
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 4.40 0.01 0.82 0.18 0.19 35 155
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 20032MASX.C.......:
Published Object Name         : 2MASX J11105584+2832374       
Frequency Targeted            : K_s (2MASS isophotal)         
Major Axis (2a)               : a = 21.4       arcsec               2a = 42.80 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : ...                                 2b = 35.95 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : b/a = 0.840                         b/a = 0.84
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.16
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.17
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 33 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :  -65   deg [J2000]                  115 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          : 167.732758      28.543751    (J2000)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11105584+2832374 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 41.0 arcsec 2a = 81.90 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 68.80 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.840 b/a = 0.84 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.16 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.17 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 33 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -65 deg [J2000] 115 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 : 167.732758 28.543751 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-27-008 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.30 arcmin 2a = 18.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.25 arcmin 2b = 15.00 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 : 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 : 110812 +2849 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-27-008 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.80 arcmin 2a = 48.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.70 arcmin 2b = 42.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.88 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.12 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.13 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 29 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 : 110812 +2849 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG +05-27-008 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.94 2a = 52.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.11 15.10 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 46.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.05 b/a = 0.89 Uncertainty : 0.07 0.16 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.11 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.11 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 27 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 : 111055.8 +283235. (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 +05-27-008 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.93 2a = 51.10 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 : 111055.8 +283235. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J111055.87+283237.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 35.17 arcsec 2a = 70.34 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 29.79 arcsec 2b = 59.58 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.85 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.15 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.16 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 32 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 72.1 deg [J2000] 72 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 : 167.7327927083 28.5438052598 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J111055.87+283237.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 6.23 arcsec 2a = 12.45 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.038 arcsec 0.07 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 : 167.7327927083 28.5438052598 (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 J111055.87+283237.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.7739 arcsec 2a = 5.55 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.013 arcsec 0.03 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 5.13 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.924 b/a = 0.92 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 22 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 154.7 deg [J2000] 155 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 : 167.7327927083 28.5438052598 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius
No. 10 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J111055.87+283237.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.1990 arcsec 2a = 4.40 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.006 arcsec 0.01 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 3.61 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.821 b/a = 0.82 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.18 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.19 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 35 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 154.9 deg [J2000] 155 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 : 167.7327927083 28.5438052598 (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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