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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 5591

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
1.40 arcmin 0.80 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 84.00 ... 0.57 0.43 0.51 55 ...
2 POSS1 103a-O
1963MCG3..C...0000V
0.90 arcmin 0.40 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 54.00 ... 0.44 0.56 0.67 64 ...
3 POSS1 103a-O
1963MCG3..C...0000V
1.40 arcmin 0.60 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Intermed. surface brightness 7.40E+14 84.00 ... 0.43 0.57 0.69 65 ...
4 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.19 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.35
log(a/b)
0.07 ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 92.90 16.30 0.45 0.55 0.67 63 ...
5 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.19 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 92.90 ... ... ... ... ... ...


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 09207                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.40       arcmin                   2a = 84.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  0.80      arcmin              2b = 48.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.57
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.43
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.51
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 55 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      : ...                                 ...
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          : 142012.         +135700.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   : Diameters include more than one galaxy. 

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1963MCG3..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +02-37-006 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.90 arcmin 2a = 54.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.40 arcmin 2b = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.44 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.56 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.67 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 64 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 : 142012 +1357 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1963MCG3..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +02-37-006 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.40 arcmin 2a = 84.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.60 arcmin 2b = 36.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.43 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.57 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.69 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 65 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 : 142012 +1357 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 09207 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.19 2a = 92.90 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.07 16.30 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 41.53 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.35 b/a = 0.45 Uncertainty : 0.07 0.08 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.55 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.67 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 63 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 : 142234.4 +134303. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 09207 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.19 2a = 92.90 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 : 142234.4 +134303. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.

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