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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 5642

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
1.80 arcmin 1.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... 130
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 108.00 ... 0.72 0.28 0.31 44 130
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
33.3 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.820 (b/a) ... ... ... -50
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 66.60 ... 0.82 0.18 0.20 35 130
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
49.8 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.820 (b/a) ... ... ... -50
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 99.60 ... 0.82 0.18 0.20 35 130
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.50 arcmin 0.50 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 30.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
5 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.26 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.14
log(a/b)
0.13 ... ... 130
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 109.20 38.10 0.72 0.28 0.31 44 130
[J2000]
6 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.22 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 99.60 ... ... ... ... ... ...
7 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
55.12 (a) arcsec 34.47 arcsec ... ... ... ... 124.5
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 110.23 ... 0.62 0.38 0.44 51 125
[J2000]
8 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
8.09 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.672 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 16.18 1.34 ... ... ... ... ...
9 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
3.7116 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.741 (b/a) 0.017 ... ... 119.1
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 7.42 0.03 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 119
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.9277 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.861 (b/a) 0.010 ... ... 118.7
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 5.86 0.02 0.86 0.14 0.15 31 119
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 09301                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.80       arcmin                   2a = 108.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.30      arcmin              2b = 78.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.72
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.28
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.31
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 44 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      : 130    deg [B1950]                  130 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          : 142700.         +301500.    (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 J14291348+3001349 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 33.3 arcsec 2a = 66.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 54.61 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.820 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] : -50 deg [J2000] 130 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 : 217.306168 30.026407 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J14291348+3001349 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 49.8 arcsec 2a = 99.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 81.67 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.820 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] : -50 deg [J2000] 130 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 : 217.306168 30.026407 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-34-052 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.50 arcmin 2a = 30.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.50 arcmin 2b = 30.00 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 : 142700 +3014 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 09301 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.26 2a = 109.20 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.13 38.10 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 79.06 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.14 b/a = 0.72 Uncertainty : 0.08 0.15 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.28 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.31 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 44 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 130 deg [J2000] 130 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 : 142913.9 +300136. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 09301 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.22 2a = 99.60 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 : 142913.9 +300136. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J142913.48+300135.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 55.12 arcsec 2a = 110.23 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 34.47 arcsec 2b = 68.93 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.62 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.38 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.44 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 51 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 124.5 deg [J2000] 125 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 : 217.3061883959 30.0264505494 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment :
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J142913.48+300135.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 8.09 arcsec 2a = 16.18 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.672 arcsec 1.34 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 : 217.3061883959 30.0264505494 (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 J142913.48+300135.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 3.7116 arcsec 2a = 7.42 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.017 arcsec 0.03 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 5.50 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.741 b/a = 0.74 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.26 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.29 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 42 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 119.1 deg [J2000] 119 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 : 217.3061883959 30.0264505494 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data; DIA_MAJ or DIA_MIN modified from published data NED Comment : Effective (half-light) radius
No. 10 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J142913.48+300135.2 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.9277 arcsec 2a = 5.86 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.010 arcsec 0.02 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 5.04 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.861 b/a = 0.86 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.14 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.15 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 31 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 118.7 deg [J2000] 119 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 : 217.3061883959 30.0264505494 (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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