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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4227

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
1.60 arcmin 1.00 arcmin ... ... ... ... 70
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 96.00 ... 0.62 0.38 0.44 51 70
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
36.1 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.580 (b/a) ... ... ... 75
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 72.20 ... 0.58 0.42 0.50 55 75
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
53.3 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.580 (b/a) ... ... ... 75
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 106.60 ... 0.58 0.42 0.50 55 75
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.50 arcmin 0.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 30.00 ... 0.60 0.40 0.47 53 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.50 arcmin 0.80 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very low surface brightness 7.40E+14 90.00 ... 0.53 0.47 0.56 58 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.19 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.23
log(a/b)
0.05 ... ... 70
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 92.90 11.30 0.59 0.41 0.48 54 70
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.15 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 84.80 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
54.44 (a) arcsec 29.46 arcsec ... ... ... ... 65.2
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 108.88 ... 0.54 0.46 0.55 57 65
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
6.24 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.489 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 12.48 0.98 ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
3.4845 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.585 (b/a) 0.013 ... ... 73.4
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 6.97 0.03 0.58 0.42 0.49 54 73
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.9645 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.586 (b/a) 0.010 ... ... 77.4
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 5.93 0.02 0.59 0.41 0.49 54 77
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 07296                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.60       arcmin                   2a = 96.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.00      arcmin              2b = 60.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.62
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.38
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.44
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 51 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :  70    deg [B1950]                  70 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          : 121400.         +334800.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J12163368+3331191 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 36.1 arcsec 2a = 72.20 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 41.88 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.580 b/a = 0.58 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.42 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.50 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 55 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 75 deg [J2000] 75 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 : 184.140350 33.522030 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J12163368+3331191 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 53.3 arcsec 2a = 106.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 61.83 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.580 b/a = 0.58 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.42 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.50 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 55 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 75 deg [J2000] 75 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 : 184.140350 33.522030 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +06-27-043 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.50 arcmin 2a = 30.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.30 arcmin 2b = 18.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.60 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.40 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.47 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 53 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 : 121354 +3348 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +06-27-043 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.50 arcmin 2a = 90.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.80 arcmin 2b = 48.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.53 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.47 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.56 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 58 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 : 121354 +3348 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 07296 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.19 2a = 92.90 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 11.30 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 54.72 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.23 b/a = 0.59 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.07 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.41 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.48 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 54 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 70 deg [J2000] 70 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 : 121633.7 +333116. (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 07296 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.15 2a = 84.80 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 : 121633.7 +333116. (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 J121633.69+333119.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 54.44 arcsec 2a = 108.88 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 29.46 arcsec 2b = 58.92 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.54 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.46 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.55 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 57 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 65.2 deg [J2000] 65 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 : 184.1404008215 33.5220674779 (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 J121633.69+333119.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 6.24 arcsec 2a = 12.48 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.489 arcsec 0.98 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 : 184.1404008215 33.5220674779 (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 J121633.69+333119.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 3.4845 arcsec 2a = 6.97 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.013 arcsec 0.03 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 4.08 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.585 b/a = 0.58 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 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] : 73.4 deg [J2000] 73 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 : 184.1404008215 33.5220674779 (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 J121633.69+333119.4 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.9645 arcsec 2a = 5.93 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.010 arcsec 0.02 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 3.47 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.586 b/a = 0.59 Uncertainty : 0.002 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.41 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.49 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 54 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 77.4 deg [J2000] 77 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 : 184.1404008215 33.5220674779 (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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