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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 3947

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
1.40 arcmin 1.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 84.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
35.9 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.460 (b/a) ... ... ... -85
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 71.80 ... 0.46 0.54 0.65 63 95
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
55.5 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.460 (b/a) ... ... ... -85
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 110.90 ... 0.46 0.54 0.65 63 95
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.80 arcmin 0.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 48.00 ... 0.50 0.50 0.60 60 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.30 arcmin 1.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... High surface brightness 7.40E+14 78.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.15 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.06
log(a/b)
0.03 ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 84.80 6.10 0.87 0.13 0.14 29 ...
7 RC3 A_e (Johnson B)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.80 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... 0.01 ... ... ... ... 6.81E+14 37.90 0.90 ... ... ... ... ...
8 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.17 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 88.70 ... ... ... ... ... ...
9 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
51.38 (a) arcsec 33.61 arcsec ... ... ... ... 109.9
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 102.77 ... 0.65 0.35 0.40 49 110
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
12.00 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 2.897 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 24.01 5.79 ... ... ... ... ...
11 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
7.4483 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.630 (b/a) 0.055 ... ... 98.7
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 14.90 0.11 0.63 0.37 0.43 51 99
[J2000]
12 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
6.9569 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.490 (b/a) 0.026 ... ... 96.8
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 13.91 0.05 0.49 0.51 0.61 61 97
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 06863                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.40       arcmin                   2a = 84.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.40      arcmin              2b = 84.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 1.00
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.00
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.00
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 0 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      : ...                                 ...
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          : 115048.         +210200.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11532031+2045055 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 35.9 arcsec 2a = 71.80 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 33.03 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.460 b/a = 0.46 Uncertainty : ... ... 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] : -85 deg [J2000] 95 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 : 178.334656 20.751621 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11532031+2045055 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 55.5 arcsec 2a = 110.90 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 51.01 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.460 b/a = 0.46 Uncertainty : ... ... 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] : -85 deg [J2000] 95 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 : 178.334656 20.751621 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +04-28-088 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.80 arcmin 2a = 48.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.40 arcmin 2b = 24.00 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 : 115042 +2100 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +04-28-088 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.30 arcmin 2a = 78.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 1.30 arcmin 2b = 78.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 1.00 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.00 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.00 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 0 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : 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 : "Outer" diameter Coordinates Targeted : 115042 +2100 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 06863 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.15 2a = 84.80 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.03 6.10 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 73.86 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.06 b/a = 0.87 Uncertainty : 0.03 0.06 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.13 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.14 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 29 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 : 115320.1 +204512. (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 06863 Frequency Targeted : RC3 A_e (Johnson B) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.80 2a = 37.90 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.01 0.90 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 : 115320.1 +204512. (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 06863 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.17 2a = 88.70 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 : 115320.1 +204512. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 9 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J115320.32+204506.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 51.38 arcsec 2a = 102.77 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 33.61 arcsec 2b = 67.22 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.65 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.35 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.40 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 49 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 109.9 deg [J2000] 110 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 : 178.3346700311 20.7517178077 (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 J115320.32+204506.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 12.00 arcsec 2a = 24.01 arcsec Uncertainty : 2.897 arcsec 5.79 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 : 178.3346700311 20.7517178077 (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 : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J115320.32+204506.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 7.4483 arcsec 2a = 14.90 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.055 arcsec 0.11 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 9.39 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.630 b/a = 0.63 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.37 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.43 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 51 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 98.7 deg [J2000] 99 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 : 178.3346700311 20.7517178077 (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 : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J115320.32+204506.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 6.9569 arcsec 2a = 13.91 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.026 arcsec 0.05 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 6.82 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.490 b/a = 0.49 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.51 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.61 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 61 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 96.8 deg [J2000] 97 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 : 178.3346700311 20.7517178077 (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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