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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 3899

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
1.80 arcmin 1.00 arcmin ... ... ... ... 5
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 108.00 ... 0.56 0.44 0.53 56 5
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
34.8 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.480 (b/a) ... ... ... 10
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 69.60 ... 0.48 0.52 0.63 61 10
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
51.6 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.480 (b/a) ... ... ... 10
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 103.20 ... 0.48 0.52 0.63 61 10
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.70 arcmin 0.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 42.00 ... 0.57 0.43 0.51 55 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.20 arcmin 0.70 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very low surface brightness 7.40E+14 72.00 ... 0.58 0.42 0.49 54 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.19 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.26
log(a/b)
0.03 ... ... 5
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 92.90 6.60 0.55 0.45 0.54 57 5
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.20 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 95.10 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
62.87 (a) arcsec 25.41 arcsec ... ... ... ... 0.2
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 125.73 ... 0.40 0.60 0.72 66 0
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
10.62 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.787 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 21.24 1.57 ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
11.7534 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.461 (b/a) 0.079 ... ... 3.7
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 23.51 0.16 0.46 0.54 0.65 63 4
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
6.8797 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.384 (b/a) 0.023 ... ... 2.1
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 13.76 0.05 0.38 0.62 0.74 67 2
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 06801                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.80       arcmin                   2a = 108.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.00      arcmin              2b = 60.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.56
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.44
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.53
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 56 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :   5    deg [B1950]                  5 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          : 114724.         +264500.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11500444+2628443 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 34.8 arcsec 2a = 69.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 33.41 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.480 b/a = 0.48 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.52 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.63 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 61 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 10 deg [J2000] 10 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 : 177.518539 26.478983 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11500444+2628443 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 51.6 arcsec 2a = 103.20 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 49.54 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.480 b/a = 0.48 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.52 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.63 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 61 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 10 deg [J2000] 10 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 : 177.518539 26.478983 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-28-037 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.70 arcmin 2a = 42.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.40 arcmin 2b = 24.00 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 : 114736 +2645 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-28-037 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.20 arcmin 2a = 72.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.70 arcmin 2b = 42.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.58 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.42 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.49 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 54 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 : 114736 +2645 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 06801 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.19 2a = 92.90 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.03 6.60 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 51.10 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.26 b/a = 0.55 Uncertainty : 0.03 0.04 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] : 5 deg [J2000] 5 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 : 115004.2 +262847. (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 06801 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.20 2a = 95.10 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 : 115004.2 +262847. (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 J115004.45+262845.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 62.87 arcsec 2a = 125.73 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 25.41 arcsec 2b = 50.82 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.40 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.60 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.72 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 66 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 0.2 deg [J2000] 0 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 : 177.5185645643 26.4792422725 (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 J115004.45+262845.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 10.62 arcsec 2a = 21.24 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.787 arcsec 1.57 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 : 177.5185645643 26.4792422725 (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 J115004.45+262845.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 11.7534 arcsec 2a = 23.51 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.079 arcsec 0.16 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 10.84 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.461 b/a = 0.46 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.54 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.65 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 63 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 3.7 deg [J2000] 4 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 : 177.5185645643 26.4792422725 (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 J115004.45+262845.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 6.8797 arcsec 2a = 13.76 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.023 arcsec 0.05 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 5.28 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.384 b/a = 0.38 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.62 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.74 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 67 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 2.1 deg [J2000] 2 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 : 177.5185645643 26.4792422725 (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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