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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4715

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 1.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... 20
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 96.00 ... 0.81 0.19 0.21 36 20
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
25.2 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.900 (b/a) ... ... ... 5
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 50.40 ... 0.90 0.10 0.10 26 5
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
67.4 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.900 (b/a) ... ... ... 5
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 134.80 ... 0.90 0.10 0.10 26 5
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.30 arcmin 0.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 18.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.50 arcmin 1.50 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Low surface brightness 7.40E+14 90.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.27 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.04
log(a/b)
0.08 ... ... 20
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 111.70 22.60 0.91 0.09 0.09 24 20
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.27 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 111.70 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
57.21 (a) arcsec 33.79 arcsec ... ... ... ... 15.1
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 114.42 ... 0.59 0.41 0.48 54 15
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
27.06 (a) arcsec ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 54.11 ... ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.1215 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.806 (b/a) 0.023 ... ... 14.4
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 8.24 0.04 0.81 0.19 0.21 36 14
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.4850 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.822 (b/a) 0.019 ... ... 12.7
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 8.97 0.04 0.82 0.18 0.19 35 13
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 07986                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.60       arcmin                   2a = 96.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.30      arcmin              2b = 78.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.81
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.19
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.21
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 36 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :  20    deg [B1950]                  20 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          : 124724.         +280500.    (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 J12495786+2749203 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 25.2 arcsec 2a = 50.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 45.36 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.900 b/a = 0.90 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.10 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.10 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 26 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 5 deg [J2000] 5 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 : 192.491074 27.822332 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J12495786+2749203 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 67.4 arcsec 2a = 134.80 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 121.32 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.900 b/a = 0.90 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.10 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.10 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 26 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 5 deg [J2000] 5 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 : 192.491074 27.822332 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-30-096 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.30 arcmin 2a = 18.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.30 arcmin 2b = 18.00 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 : 124730 +2805 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-30-096 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.50 arcmin 2a = 90.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 1.50 arcmin 2b = 90.00 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 : 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 : 124730 +2805 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 07986 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.27 2a = 111.70 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.08 22.60 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 101.87 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.04 b/a = 0.91 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.11 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] : 20 deg [J2000] 20 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 : 124948.0 +274800. (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 07986 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.27 2a = 111.70 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 : 124948.0 +274800. (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 J124957.87+274920.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 57.21 arcsec 2a = 114.42 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 33.79 arcsec 2b = 67.58 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.59 Uncertainty : ... ... 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] : 15.1 deg [J2000] 15 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 : 192.4911521843 27.8224236315 (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 J124957.87+274920.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 27.06 arcsec 2a = 54.11 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 : 192.4911521843 27.8224236315 (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 J124957.87+274920.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.1215 arcsec 2a = 8.24 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.023 arcsec 0.04 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 6.64 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.806 b/a = 0.81 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.19 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.21 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 36 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 14.4 deg [J2000] 14 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 : 192.4911521843 27.8224236315 (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 J124957.87+274920.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.4850 arcsec 2a = 8.97 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.019 arcsec 0.04 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 7.37 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.822 b/a = 0.82 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.18 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.19 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 35 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 12.7 deg [J2000] 13 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 : 192.4911521843 27.8224236315 (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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