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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 6039

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.......:
17.7 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.740 (b/a) ... ... ... 55
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 35.40 ... 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 55
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
36.7 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.740 (b/a) ... ... ... 55
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 73.40 ... 0.74 0.26 0.29 42 55
[J2000]
3 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.25 arcmin 0.25 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 15.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.60 arcmin 0.60 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Intermed. surface brightness 7.40E+14 36.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
5 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.93 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.06
log(a/b)
0.05 ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 51.10 6.20 0.87 0.13 0.14 29 ...
6 RC3 A_e (Johnson B)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.75 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... 0.04 ... ... ... ... 6.81E+14 33.70 3.30 ... ... ... ... ...
7 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.92 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 49.90 ... ... ... ... ... ...
8 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
6.85 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.079 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 13.70 0.16 ... ... ... ... ...
9 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.3004 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.813 (b/a) 0.027 ... ... 49.7
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 8.60 0.06 0.81 0.19 0.20 36 50
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
2.6967 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.779 (b/a) 0.009 ... ... 50.9
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 5.39 0.02 0.78 0.22 0.24 39 51
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 20032MASX.C.......:
Published Object Name         : 2MASX J16043953+1742032       
Frequency Targeted            : K_s (2MASS isophotal)         
Major Axis (2a)               : a = 17.7       arcsec               2a = 35.40 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : ...                                 2b = 26.20 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : b/a = 0.740                         b/a = 0.74
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
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]      :   55   deg [J2000]                  55 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          : 241.164795      17.700848    (J2000)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J16043953+1742032 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 36.7 arcsec 2a = 73.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 54.32 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.740 b/a = 0.74 Uncertainty : ... ... 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] : 55 deg [J2000] 55 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 : 241.164795 17.700848 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-41-079 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.25 arcmin 2a = 15.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.25 arcmin 2b = 15.00 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 : 160224 +1751 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-41-079 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.60 arcmin 2a = 36.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.60 arcmin 2b = 36.00 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 : 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 : 160224 +1751 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG +03-41-079 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.93 2a = 51.10 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 6.20 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 44.51 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.06 b/a = 0.87 Uncertainty : 0.03 0.06 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.13 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.14 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 29 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... 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 : 160439.7 +174204. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG +03-41-079 Frequency Targeted : RC3 A_e (Johnson B) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.75 2a = 33.70 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.04 3.30 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... ... Position Angle [Equinox] : ... ... Uncertainty : ... ... Significance : Mean error Diameter Reference Level : ... 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 : 160439.7 +174204. (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment : From magnitude-aperture curves.
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : MCG +03-41-079 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.92 2a = 49.90 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 : 160439.7 +174204. (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 J160439.56+174203.0 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 6.85 arcsec 2a = 13.70 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.079 arcsec 0.16 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 : 241.1648646892 17.7008487846 (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 J160439.56+174203.0 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.3004 arcsec 2a = 8.60 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.027 arcsec 0.06 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 6.99 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.813 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] = 0.20 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 36 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 49.7 deg [J2000] 50 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 : 241.1648646892 17.7008487846 (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 J160439.56+174203.0 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 2.6967 arcsec 2a = 5.39 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.009 arcsec 0.02 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 4.20 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.779 b/a = 0.78 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.22 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.24 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 39 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 50.9 deg [J2000] 51 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 : 241.1648646892 17.7008487846 (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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