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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4911

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
1.30 arcmin 1.10 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 78.00 ... 0.85 0.15 0.17 32 ...
2 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.40 arcmin 0.30 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 24.00 ... 0.75 0.25 0.28 41 ...
3 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
0.80 arcmin 0.80 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Moderate surface brightness 7.40E+14 48.00 ... 1.00 0.00 0.00 0 ...
4 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.16 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.04
log(a/b)
0.03 ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 86.70 6.20 0.91 0.09 0.09 24 ...
5 RC3 A_e (Johnson B)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
0.86 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... 0.01 ... ... ... ... 6.81E+14 43.50 1.00 ... ... ... ... ...
6 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.16 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 86.70 ... ... ... ... ... ...
7 K_s (LGA/2MASS isophotal)
2003AJ....125..525J
29.0 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.910 (b/a) ... ... ... -60.0
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 58.00 ... 0.91 0.09 0.09 24 120
[J2000]
8 K_s (LGA/2MASS "total")
2003AJ....125..525J
65.2 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.910 (b/a) ... ... ... -60.0
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 130.40 ... 0.91 0.09 0.09 24 120
[J2000]
9 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
41.74 (a) arcsec 32.90 arcsec ... ... ... ... 141.9
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 83.48 ... 0.79 0.21 0.23 38 142
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
9.67 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.075 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 19.33 0.15 ... ... ... ... ...
11 r (SDSS deVaucouleurs)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
6.6380 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.798 (b/a) 0.036 ... ... 139.9
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 13.28 0.07 0.80 0.20 0.22 37 140
[J2000]
12 r (SDSS Exponential)
2007SDSS6.C...0000:
4.9034 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.826 (b/a) 0.018 ... ... 136.3
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 9.81 0.04 0.83 0.17 0.19 34 136
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 08128                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.30       arcmin                   2a = 78.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  1.10      arcmin              2b = 66.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.85
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.15
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.17
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 32 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          : 125830.         +280400.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-31-093 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.40 arcmin 2a = 24.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.30 arcmin 2b = 18.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.75 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.25 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.28 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 41 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 : 125830 +2803 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-31-093 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 0.80 arcmin 2a = 48.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.80 arcmin 2b = 48.00 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 : Moderate 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 : 125830 +2803 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 08128 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.16 2a = 86.70 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.03 6.20 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 79.07 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.04 b/a = 0.91 Uncertainty : 0.04 0.09 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 24 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 : 130056.4 +274734. (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 08128 Frequency Targeted : RC3 A_e (Johnson B) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 0.86 2a = 43.50 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.01 1.00 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 : 130056.4 +274734. (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment : From magnitude-aperture curves.
No. 6 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 08128 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.16 2a = 86.70 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 : 130056.4 +274734. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2003AJ....125..525J Published Object Name : NGC 4911 Frequency Targeted : K_s (LGA/2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 29.0 arcsec 2a = 58.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 52.78 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.910 b/a = 0.91 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 24 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -60.0 deg [J2000] 120 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 : 195.233734 27.790779 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 8 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2003AJ....125..525J Published Object Name : NGC 4911 Frequency Targeted : K_s (LGA/2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 65.2 arcsec 2a = 130.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 118.66 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.910 b/a = 0.91 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.09 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 24 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -60.0 deg [J2000] 120 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 : 195.233734 27.790779 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 9 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2007SDSS6.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130056.05+274727.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 41.74 arcsec 2a = 83.48 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 32.90 arcsec 2b = 65.80 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.79 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.21 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.23 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 38 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 141.9 deg [J2000] 142 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 : 195.2335699198 27.7908715804 (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 J130056.05+274727.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 9.67 arcsec 2a = 19.33 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.075 arcsec 0.15 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 : 195.2335699198 27.7908715804 (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 J130056.05+274727.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS deVaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 6.6380 arcsec 2a = 13.28 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.036 arcsec 0.07 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 10.59 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.798 b/a = 0.80 Uncertainty : 0.004 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.20 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.22 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 37 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 139.9 deg [J2000] 140 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 : 195.2335699198 27.7908715804 (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 J130056.05+274727.1 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 4.9034 arcsec 2a = 9.81 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.018 arcsec 0.04 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 8.10 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.826 b/a = 0.83 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.17 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.19 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 34 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 136.3 deg [J2000] 136 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 : 195.2335699198 27.7908715804 (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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