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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4602

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
1963MCG3..C...0000V
2.60 arcmin 0.80 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Intermed. surface brightness 7.40E+14 156.00 ... 0.31 0.69 0.83 72 ...
2 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.53 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.46
log(a/b)
0.02 ... ... 105
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 203.30 9.60 0.35 0.65 0.79 70 105
[J2000]
3 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.53 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 203.30 ... ... ... ... ... ...
4 K_s (LGA/2MASS isophotal)
2003AJ....125..525J
75.1 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.410 (b/a) ... ... ... -77.5
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 150.20 ... 0.41 0.59 0.71 66 103
[J2000]
5 K_s (LGA/2MASS "total")
2003AJ....125..525J
123.7 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.410 (b/a) ... ... ... -77.5
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 247.40 ... 0.41 0.59 0.71 66 103
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1963MCG3..C...0000V
Published Object Name         : MCG -01-32-036                
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 2.60       arcmin                   2a = 156.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  0.80      arcmin              2b = 48.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.31
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.69
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.83
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 72 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      : ...                                 ...
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Significance                  : No uncertainty reported
Diameter Reference Level      : Intermed. 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          : 123800          -0451    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG -01-32-036 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.53 2a = 203.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.02 9.60 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 70.55 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.46 b/a = 0.35 Uncertainty : 0.03 0.03 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.65 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.79 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 70 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 105 deg [J2000] 105 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 : 124037.1 -050758. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG -01-32-036 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.53 2a = 203.30 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 : 124037.1 -050758. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2003AJ....125..525J Published Object Name : NGC 4602 Frequency Targeted : K_s (LGA/2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 75.1 arcsec 2a = 150.20 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 61.58 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.410 b/a = 0.41 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.59 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.71 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 66 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -77.5 deg [J2000] 103 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 : 190.153534 -5.133010 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2003AJ....125..525J Published Object Name : NGC 4602 Frequency Targeted : K_s (LGA/2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 123.7 arcsec 2a = 247.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 101.43 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.410 b/a = 0.41 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.59 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.71 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 66 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -77.5 deg [J2000] 103 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 : 190.153534 -5.133010 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :

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