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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 0057

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
2.60 arcmin 2.10 arcmin ... ... ... ... 40
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 156.00 ... 0.81 0.19 0.21 36 40
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
46.1 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.880 (b/a) ... ... ... 40
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 92.20 ... 0.88 0.12 0.13 28 40
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
66.4 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.880 (b/a) ... ... ... 40
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 132.90 ... 0.88 0.12 0.13 28 40
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.50 arcmin 0.45 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 30.00 ... 0.90 0.10 0.10 26 ...
5 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.50 arcmin 1.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Low surface brightness 7.40E+14 90.00 ... 0.87 0.13 0.14 30 ...
6 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.35 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.07
log(a/b)
0.07 ... ... 40
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 134.30 23.50 0.85 0.15 0.16 32 40
[J2000]
7 RC3 A_e (Johnson B)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.15 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... 0.05 ... ... ... ... 6.81E+14 84.80 10.30 ... ... ... ... ...
8 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.35 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 134.30 ... ... ... ... ... ...


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 00145                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 2.60       arcmin                   2a = 156.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  2.10      arcmin              2b = 126.00 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]      :  40    deg [B1950]                  40 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          : 001254.         +170300.    (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 J00153087+1719422 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 46.1 arcsec 2a = 92.20 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 81.14 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] : 40 deg [J2000] 40 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 : 3.878703 17.328409 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J00153087+1719422 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 66.4 arcsec 2a = 132.90 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 116.95 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] : 40 deg [J2000] 40 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 : 3.878703 17.328409 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-01-031 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.50 arcmin 2a = 30.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.45 arcmin 2b = 27.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... 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] : ... ... 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 : 001248 +1702 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +03-01-031 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.50 arcmin 2a = 90.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 1.30 arcmin 2b = 78.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.87 Uncertainty : ... ... 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] : ... ... 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 : 001248 +1702 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 00145 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.35 2a = 134.30 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.07 23.50 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 114.29 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.07 b/a = 0.85 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.10 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] : 40 deg [J2000] 40 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 : 001531.0 +171936. (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 00145 Frequency Targeted : RC3 A_e (Johnson B) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.15 2a = 84.80 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.05 10.30 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 : 001531.0 +171936. (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment : From magnitude-aperture curves.
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 00145 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.35 2a = 134.30 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 : 001531.0 +171936. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.

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