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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 3888

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 1.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... 120
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 102.00 ... 0.82 0.18 0.19 35 120
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
40.2 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.700 (b/a) ... ... ... -65
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 80.40 ... 0.70 0.30 0.34 46 115
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
58.8 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.700 (b/a) ... ... ... -65
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 117.70 ... 0.70 0.30 0.34 46 115
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1962MCG1..C...0000V
1.00 arcmin 0.70 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 60.00 ... 0.70 0.30 0.34 46 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1962MCG1..C...0000V
1.70 arcmin 1.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Intermed. surface brightness 7.40E+14 102.00 ... 0.77 0.23 0.26 40 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.24 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.13
log(a/b)
0.03 ... ... 120
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 104.30 7.50 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 120
[J2000]
7 RC3 A_e (Johnson B)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.83 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... 0.03 ... ... ... ... 6.81E+14 40.60 2.90 ... ... ... ... ...
8 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.24 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 104.30 ... ... ... ... ... ...
9 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
56.77 (a) arcsec 37.71 arcsec ... ... ... ... 121.4
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 113.55 ... 0.66 0.34 0.39 48 121
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
11.40 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.39 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 22.79 0.79 ... ... ... ... ...
11 r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
8.37 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.658 (b/a) 0.04 ... ... 116.8
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 16.74 0.08 0.66 0.34 0.40 49 117
[J2000]
12 r (SDSS Exponential)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
5.87 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.675 (b/a) 0.02 ... ... 118.3
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 11.73 0.04 0.68 0.32 0.37 48 118
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 06765                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.70       arcmin                   2a = 102.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.40      arcmin              2b = 84.00 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] = 0.19
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 35 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      : 120    deg [B1950]                  120 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          : 114454.         +561400.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11473433+5558021 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 40.2 arcsec 2a = 80.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 56.28 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.700 b/a = 0.70 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.30 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 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 : 176.893127 55.967255 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11473433+5558021 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 58.8 arcsec 2a = 117.70 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 82.39 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.700 b/a = 0.70 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.30 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 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 : 176.893127 55.967255 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1962MCG1..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +09-19-189 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.00 arcmin 2a = 60.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.70 arcmin 2b = 42.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.70 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.30 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 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 : 114500 +5615 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1962MCG1..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +09-19-189 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] : ... ... 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 : 114500 +5615 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 06765 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.24 2a = 104.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.03 7.50 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 77.29 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.13 b/a = 0.74 Uncertainty : 0.03 0.05 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] : 120 deg [J2000] 120 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 : 114733.7 +555817. (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 06765 Frequency Targeted : RC3 A_e (Johnson B) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.83 2a = 40.60 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.03 2.90 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... ... Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : Mean error Diameter Reference Level : ... 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 : 114733.7 +555817. (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment : From magnitude-aperture curves.
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 06765 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.24 2a = 104.30 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 : 114733.7 +555817. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 9 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J114734.37+555802.0 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 56.77 arcsec 2a = 113.55 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 37.71 arcsec 2b = 75.43 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.66 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.39 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 48 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 121.4 deg [J2000] 121 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 : 176.8932037 55.9672318 (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 : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J114734.37+555802.0 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 11.40 arcsec 2a = 22.79 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.39 arcsec 0.79 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 : 176.8932037 55.9672318 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 11 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J114734.37+555802.0 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 8.37 arcsec 2a = 16.74 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.04 arcsec 0.08 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 11.01 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.658 b/a = 0.66 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.40 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 49 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 116.8 deg [J2000] 117 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 : 176.8932037 55.9672318 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius
No. 12 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J114734.37+555802.0 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 5.87 arcsec 2a = 11.73 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.02 arcsec 0.04 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 7.92 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.675 b/a = 0.68 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.32 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.37 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 48 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 118.3 deg [J2000] 118 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 : 176.8932037 55.9672318 (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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