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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4506

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
1.70 arcmin 1.50 arcmin ... ... ... ... 110
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 102.00 ... 0.88 0.12 0.12 28 110
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
29.2 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.700 (b/a) ... ... ... -85
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 58.40 ... 0.70 0.30 0.34 46 95
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
55.5 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.700 (b/a) ... ... ... -85
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 110.90 ... 0.70 0.30 0.34 46 95
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1963MCG3..C...0000V
0.40 arcmin 0.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... High surface brightness 7.40E+14 24.00 ... 0.75 0.25 0.28 41 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1963MCG3..C...0000V
1.00 arcmin 0.70 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Low surface brightness 7.40E+14 60.00 ... 0.70 0.30 0.34 46 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.21 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.16
log(a/b)
0.05 ... ... 110
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 97.30 11.90 0.69 0.31 0.35 46 110
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.21 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 97.30 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2005SDSS4.C...0000:
59.03 (a) arcsec 36.28 arcsec ... ... ... ... 105.0
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 118.07 ... 0.61 0.39 0.45 52 105
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2005SDSS4.C...0000:
14.15 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.33 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 28.29 0.65 ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs)
2005SDSS4.C...0000:
11.75 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.969 (b/a) 0.11 ... ... 104.5
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 23.49 0.22 0.97 0.03 0.03 14 105
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2005SDSS4.C...0000:
7.28 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.692 (b/a) 0.03 ... ... 104.2
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 14.56 0.06 0.69 0.31 0.35 46 104
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 07682                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.70       arcmin                   2a = 102.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.50      arcmin              2b = 90.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.88
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.12
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.12
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 28 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      : 110    deg [B1950]                  110 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          : 122942.         +134200.    (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 J12321048+1325107 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 29.2 arcsec 2a = 58.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 40.88 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.700 b/a = 0.70 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.30 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 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 : 188.043716 13.419641 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J12321048+1325107 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 55.5 arcsec 2a = 110.90 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 77.63 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.700 b/a = 0.70 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.30 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 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 : 188.043716 13.419641 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1963MCG3..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +02-32-120 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.40 arcmin 2a = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.30 arcmin 2b = 18.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.75 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.25 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.28 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 41 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 : "Inner" diameter Coordinates Targeted : 122942 +1342 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1963MCG3..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +02-32-120 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.00 arcmin 2a = 60.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.70 arcmin 2b = 42.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.70 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.30 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.34 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : 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 : 122942 +1342 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 07682 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.21 2a = 97.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 11.90 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 67.33 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.16 b/a = 0.69 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.08 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.31 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.35 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 110 deg [J2000] 110 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 : 123210.9 +132518. (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 07682 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.21 2a = 97.30 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 : 123210.9 +132518. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2005SDSS4.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J123210.53+132510.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 59.03 arcsec 2a = 118.07 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 36.28 arcsec 2b = 72.57 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.61 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.39 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.45 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 52 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 105.0 deg [J2000] 105 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 : 188.0438690 13.4196205 (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 : 2005SDSS4.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J123210.53+132510.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 14.15 arcsec 2a = 28.29 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.33 arcsec 0.65 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 : 188.0438690 13.4196205 (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 : 2005SDSS4.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J123210.53+132510.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 11.75 arcsec 2a = 23.49 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.11 arcsec 0.22 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 22.76 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.969 b/a = 0.97 Uncertainty : 0.006 0.01 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.03 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.03 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 14 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 104.5 deg [J2000] 105 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 : 188.0438690 13.4196205 (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 : 2005SDSS4.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J123210.53+132510.6 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 7.28 arcsec 2a = 14.56 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.03 arcsec 0.06 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 10.08 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.692 b/a = 0.69 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.31 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.35 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 46 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 104.2 deg [J2000] 104 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 : 188.0438690 13.4196205 (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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