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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4489

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 1.70 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 108.00 ... 0.94 0.06 0.06 19 ...
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
34.0 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.960 (b/a) ... ... ... -55
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 68.00 ... 0.96 0.04 0.04 16 125
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
53.0 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.960 (b/a) ... ... ... -55
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 106.10 ... 0.96 0.04 0.04 16 125
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.50 arcmin 0.50 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 30.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.40 arcmin 1.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... ... 7.40E+14 84.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.23 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.04
log(a/b)
0.04 ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 101.90 9.80 0.91 0.09 0.09 24 ...
7 RC3 A_e (Johnson B)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.97 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... 0.02 ... ... ... ... 6.81E+14 56.00 2.60 ... ... ... ... ...
8 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.22 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 99.60 ... ... ... ... ... ...
9 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
50.03 (a) arcsec 41.59 arcsec ... ... ... ... 6.6
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 100.05 ... 0.83 0.17 0.18 34 7
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
11.46 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.141 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 22.93 0.28 ... ... ... ... ...
11 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.7520 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.917 (b/a) 0.026 ... ... 4.4
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 9.50 0.05 0.92 0.08 0.09 24 4
[J2000]
12 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.5364 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.920 (b/a) 0.014 ... ... 0.3
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 9.07 0.03 0.92 0.08 0.08 23 0
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 07655                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.80       arcmin                   2a = 108.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.70      arcmin              2b = 102.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.94
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.06
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.06
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 19 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          : 122818.         +170200.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   : Diameters flagged uncertain.            

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J12305224+1645313 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 34.0 arcsec 2a = 68.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 65.28 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.960 b/a = 0.96 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.04 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.04 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 16 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -55 deg [J2000] 125 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 : 187.717651 16.758764 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J12305224+1645313 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 53.0 arcsec 2a = 106.10 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 101.86 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.960 b/a = 0.96 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.04 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.04 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 16 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -55 deg [J2000] 125 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 : 187.717651 16.758764 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-32-054 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.50 arcmin 2a = 30.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.50 arcmin 2b = 30.00 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 : 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 : 122818 +1702 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-32-054 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 : ... 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 : 122818 +1702 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 07655 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.23 2a = 101.90 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.04 9.80 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 92.93 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.04 b/a = 0.91 Uncertainty : 0.03 0.07 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 24 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 : 123052.3 +164531. (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 07655 Frequency Targeted : RC3 A_e (Johnson B) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.97 2a = 56.00 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.02 2.60 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 : 123052.3 +164531. (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 07655 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.22 2a = 99.60 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 : 123052.3 +164531. (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 J123052.24+164531.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 50.03 arcsec 2a = 100.05 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 41.59 arcsec 2b = 83.17 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.83 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.17 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.18 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 34 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 6.6 deg [J2000] 7 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 : 187.7177055125 16.7588540460 (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 J123052.24+164531.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 11.46 arcsec 2a = 22.93 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.141 arcsec 0.28 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 : 187.7177055125 16.7588540460 (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 J123052.24+164531.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.7520 arcsec 2a = 9.50 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.026 arcsec 0.05 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 8.72 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.917 b/a = 0.92 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 24 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 4.4 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 : 187.7177055125 16.7588540460 (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 J123052.24+164531.8 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.5364 arcsec 2a = 9.07 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.014 arcsec 0.03 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 8.35 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.920 b/a = 0.92 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.08 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 23 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 0.3 deg [J2000] 0 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 : 187.7177055125 16.7588540460 (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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