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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4797

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
1.00 arcmin 0.70 arcmin ... ... ... ... 30
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 60.00 ... 0.70 0.30 0.34 46 30
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
31.0 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.720 (b/a) ... ... ... 30
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 62.00 ... 0.72 0.28 0.32 44 30
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
46.8 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.720 (b/a) ... ... ... 30
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 93.60 ... 0.72 0.28 0.32 44 30
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.30 arcmin 0.25 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 18.00 ... 0.83 0.17 0.18 34 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.70 arcmin 0.50 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Moderate surface brightness 7.40E+14 42.00 ... 0.71 0.29 0.32 44 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.08 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.12
log(a/b)
0.09 ... ... 30
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 72.10 16.60 0.76 0.24 0.27 41 30
[J2000]
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.06 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 68.90 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
43.22 (a) arcsec 35.40 arcsec ... ... ... ... 45.8
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 86.43 ... 0.82 0.18 0.20 35 46
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
9.71 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.279 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 19.41 0.56 ... ... ... ... ...
10 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
6.2114 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.850 (b/a) 0.027 ... ... 35.0
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 12.42 0.05 0.85 0.15 0.16 32 35
[J2000]
11 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.4595 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.772 (b/a) 0.013 ... ... 33.2
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 8.92 0.03 0.77 0.23 0.25 39 33
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 08038                     
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]      :  30    deg [B1950]                  30 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          : 125230.         +274100.    (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 J12545516+2724455 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 31.0 arcsec 2a = 62.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 44.64 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.720 b/a = 0.72 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.28 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.32 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 44 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 30 deg [J2000] 30 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 : 193.729858 27.412689 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J12545516+2724455 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 46.8 arcsec 2a = 93.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 67.39 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.720 b/a = 0.72 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.28 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.32 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 44 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 30 deg [J2000] 30 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 : 193.729858 27.412689 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-31-004 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.30 arcmin 2a = 18.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.25 arcmin 2b = 15.00 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] : ... ... 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 : 125236 +2740 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-31-004 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.70 arcmin 2a = 42.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.50 arcmin 2b = 30.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.71 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.29 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.32 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 44 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : No uncertainty reported Diameter Reference Level : Moderate 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 : 125236 +2740 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 08038 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.08 2a = 72.10 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.09 16.60 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 54.72 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.12 b/a = 0.76 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.09 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.24 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.27 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 41 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 30 deg [J2000] 30 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 : 125454.8 +272457. (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 08038 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.06 2a = 68.90 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 : 125454.8 +272457. (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 J125455.16+272445.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 43.22 arcsec 2a = 86.43 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 35.40 arcsec 2b = 70.79 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.82 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.18 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.20 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 35 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 45.8 deg [J2000] 46 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 : 193.7298708894 27.4127053006 (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 J125455.16+272445.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 9.71 arcsec 2a = 19.41 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.279 arcsec 0.56 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 : 193.7298708894 27.4127053006 (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 J125455.16+272445.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 6.2114 arcsec 2a = 12.42 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.027 arcsec 0.05 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 10.56 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.850 b/a = 0.85 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.15 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.16 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 32 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 35.0 deg [J2000] 35 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 : 193.7298708894 27.4127053006 (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 J125455.16+272445.7 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.4595 arcsec 2a = 8.92 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.013 arcsec 0.03 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 6.89 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.772 b/a = 0.77 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.23 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.25 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 39 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 33.2 deg [J2000] 33 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 : 193.7298708894 27.4127053006 (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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