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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4973

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 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
16.9 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.880 (b/a) ... ... ... 60
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 33.80 ... 0.88 0.12 0.13 28 60
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
28.5 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.880 (b/a) ... ... ... 60
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 56.90 ... 0.88 0.12 0.13 28 60
[J2000]
3 POSS1 103a-O
1962MCG1..C...0000V
0.40 arcmin 0.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 24.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
4 POSS1 103a-O
1962MCG1..C...0000V
0.60 arcmin 0.50 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very low surface brightness 7.40E+14 36.00 ... 0.83 0.17 0.18 34 ...
5 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
28.89 (a) arcsec 27.19 arcsec ... ... ... ... 83.0
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 57.78 ... 0.94 0.06 0.06 20 83
[J2000]
6 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
4.87 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.04 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 9.74 0.08 ... ... ... ... ...
7 r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
2.65 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.915 (b/a) 0.01 ... ... 89.2
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 5.30 0.02 0.92 0.08 0.09 24 89
[J2000]
8 r (SDSS Exponential)
2004SDSS3.C...0000:
2.19 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.867 (b/a) 0.01 ... ... 88.3
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 4.37 0.01 0.87 0.13 0.14 30 88
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
28.89 (a) arcsec 27.19 arcsec ... ... ... ... 83.0
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 57.78 ... 0.94 0.06 0.06 20 83
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.87 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.038 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 9.74 0.08 ... ... ... ... ...
11 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.6517 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.915 (b/a) 0.012 ... ... 89.2
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 5.30 0.03 0.92 0.08 0.09 24 89
[J2000]
12 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.1870 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.867 (b/a) 0.006 ... ... 88.3
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 4.37 0.01 0.87 0.13 0.14 30 88
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 20032MASX.C.......:
Published Object Name         : 2MASX J13053216+5341069       
Frequency Targeted            : K_s (2MASS isophotal)         
Major Axis (2a)               : a = 16.9       arcsec               2a = 33.80 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : ...                                 2b = 29.74 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : b/a = 0.880                         b/a = 0.88
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.12
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.13
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 28 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      :   60   deg [J2000]                  60 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          : 196.384003      53.685226    (J2000)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J13053216+5341069 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 28.5 arcsec 2a = 56.90 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 50.07 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.880 b/a = 0.88 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.12 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.13 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 28 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 60 deg [J2000] 60 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 : 196.384003 53.685226 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1962MCG1..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +09-22-006 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.40 arcmin 2a = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.40 arcmin 2b = 24.00 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 : 130318 +5357 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1962MCG1..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +09-22-006 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.60 arcmin 2a = 36.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.50 arcmin 2b = 30.00 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 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 : 130318 +5357 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 28.89 arcsec 2a = 57.78 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 27.19 arcsec 2b = 54.38 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) : ... 20 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 83.0 deg [J2000] 83 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 : 196.3839722 53.6851501 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.87 arcsec 2a = 9.74 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.04 arcsec 0.08 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 : 196.3839722 53.6851501 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.65 arcsec 2a = 5.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.01 arcsec 0.02 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 4.85 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.915 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] : 89.2 deg [J2000] 89 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 : 196.3839722 53.6851501 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2004SDSS3.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.19 arcsec 2a = 4.37 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.01 arcsec 0.01 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 3.79 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.867 b/a = 0.87 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.13 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.14 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 30 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 88.3 deg [J2000] 88 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 : 196.3839722 53.6851501 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius
No. 9 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 28.89 arcsec 2a = 57.78 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 27.19 arcsec 2b = 54.38 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) : ... 20 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 83.0 deg [J2000] 83 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 : 196.3839777754 53.6851504975 (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 J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.87 arcsec 2a = 9.74 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.038 arcsec 0.08 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 : 196.3839777754 53.6851504975 (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 J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.6517 arcsec 2a = 5.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.012 arcsec 0.03 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 4.85 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.915 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] : 89.2 deg [J2000] 89 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 : 196.3839777754 53.6851504975 (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 J130532.15+534106.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.1870 arcsec 2a = 4.37 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.006 arcsec 0.01 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 3.79 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.867 b/a = 0.87 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.13 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.14 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 30 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 88.3 deg [J2000] 88 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 : 196.3839777754 53.6851504975 (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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