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Diameter data point(s) for object IC 2985

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
1.10 arcmin 0.60 arcmin ... ... ... ... 142
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 66.00 ... 0.55 0.45 0.54 57 142
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
13.2 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.360 (b/a) ... ... ... -40
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 26.40 ... 0.36 0.64 0.77 69 140
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
20.2 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.360 (b/a) ... ... ... -40
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 40.50 ... 0.36 0.64 0.77 69 140
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.40 arcmin 0.15 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 24.00 ... 0.38 0.62 0.75 68 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.00 arcmin 0.45 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very low surface brightness 7.40E+14 60.00 ... 0.45 0.55 0.66 63 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.98 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.32
log(a/b)
0.05 ... ... 142
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 57.30 7.00 0.48 0.52 0.63 61 142
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.98 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 57.30 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
39.08 (a) arcsec 15.08 arcsec ... ... ... ... 130.3
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 78.17 ... 0.39 0.61 0.74 67 130
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
17.34 (a) arcsec ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 34.67 ... ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
11.7544 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.373 (b/a) 0.093 ... ... 137.0
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 23.51 0.19 0.37 0.63 0.76 68 137
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.5081 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.374 (b/a) 0.026 ... ... 138.6
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 9.02 0.05 0.37 0.63 0.75 68 139
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 06981                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.10       arcmin                   2a = 66.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  0.60      arcmin              2b = 36.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.55
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
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]      : 142    deg [B1950]                  142 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          : 115636.         +310000.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11591277+3043521 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 13.2 arcsec 2a = 26.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 9.50 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.360 b/a = 0.36 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.64 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.77 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 69 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -40 deg [J2000] 140 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 : 179.803116 30.731127 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J11591277+3043521 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 20.2 arcsec 2a = 40.50 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 14.58 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.360 b/a = 0.36 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.64 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.77 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 69 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -40 deg [J2000] 140 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 : 179.803116 30.731127 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-28-069 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.40 arcmin 2a = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.15 arcmin 2b = 9.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.38 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.62 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.75 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 68 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 : 115636 +3103 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-28-069 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.00 arcmin 2a = 60.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.45 arcmin 2b = 27.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.45 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.55 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.66 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 63 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 : 115636 +3103 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 06981 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.98 2a = 57.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 7.00 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 27.45 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.32 b/a = 0.48 Uncertainty : 0.04 0.05 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] : 142 deg [J2000] 142 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 : 115912.3 +304358. (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 06981 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.98 2a = 57.30 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 : 115912.3 +304358. (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 J115912.75+304352.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 39.08 arcsec 2a = 78.17 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 15.08 arcsec 2b = 30.16 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.39 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.61 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.74 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 67 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 130.3 deg [J2000] 130 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 : 179.8031453767 30.7312333595 (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 J115912.75+304352.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 17.34 arcsec 2a = 34.67 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 : ... 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 : 179.8031453767 30.7312333595 (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 J115912.75+304352.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 11.7544 arcsec 2a = 23.51 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.093 arcsec 0.19 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 8.77 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.373 b/a = 0.37 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.63 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.76 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 68 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 137.0 deg [J2000] 137 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 : 179.8031453767 30.7312333595 (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 J115912.75+304352.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.5081 arcsec 2a = 9.02 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.026 arcsec 0.05 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 3.37 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.374 b/a = 0.37 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.63 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.75 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 68 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 138.6 deg [J2000] 139 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 : 179.8031453767 30.7312333595 (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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