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Diameter data point(s) for object NGC 4966

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
1.00 arcmin 0.45 arcmin ... ... ... ... 143
[B1950]
About 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 7.40E+14 60.00 ... 0.45 0.55 0.66 63 143
[J2000]
2 K_s (2MASS isophotal)
20032MASX.C.......:
24.8 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.640 (b/a) ... ... ... -45
[J2000]
20.0 K-mag arcsec^-2^ 1.38E+14 49.60 ... 0.64 0.36 0.42 50 135
[J2000]
3 K_s (2MASS "total")
20032MASX.C.......:
40.7 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.640 (b/a) ... ... ... -45
[J2000]
Diameter for "total" magnitude 1.38E+14 81.40 ... 0.64 0.36 0.42 50 135
[J2000]
4 POSS1 103a-O
1964MCG2..C...0000V
1.00 arcmin 0.50 arcmin ... ... ... ... ... Very high surface brightness 7.40E+14 60.00 ... 0.50 0.50 0.60 60 ...
5 RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.00 log(2a) + 1 ... ... 0.32
log(a/b)
0.06 ... ... 143
[J2000]
25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 60.00 8.90 0.48 0.52 0.63 61 143
[J2000]
6 RC3 D_0 (blue)
1991RC3.9.C...0000d
1.00 log(2a) + 1 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 6.81E+14 60.00 ... ... ... ... ... ...
7 r (SDSS Isophotal)
2006SDSS5.C...0000:
36.62 (a) arcsec 19.32 arcsec ... ... ... ... 144.6
[J2000]
25.0 mag arcsec^-2^ 4.77E+14 73.24 ... 0.53 0.47 0.56 58 145
[J2000]
8 r (SDSS Petrosian)
2006SDSS5.C...0000:
8.32 (a) arcsec ... ... ... 0.30 ... ... ... ... 4.77E+14 16.64 0.60 ... ... ... ... ...
9 r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs)
2006SDSS5.C...0000:
3.90 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.569 (b/a) 0.03 ... ... 139.3
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 7.79 0.06 0.57 0.43 0.51 55 139
[J2000]
10 r (SDSS Exponential)
2006SDSS5.C...0000:
3.91 (a) arcsec ... ... 0.522 (b/a) 0.02 ... ... 139.4
[J2000]
... 4.77E+14 7.82 0.04 0.52 0.48 0.57 59 139
[J2000]


Detailed Information for Each Entry

 No. 1
                                Published Units:                    Homogenized Units:

Reference Code                : 1973UGC...C...0000N
Published Object Name         : UGC 08194                     
Frequency Targeted            : POSS1 103a-O                  
Major Axis (2a)               : 1.00       arcmin                   2a = 60.00 arcsec
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ... 
Minor Axis (2b)               : 2b =  0.45      arcmin              2b = 27.00 arcsec 
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Axis Ratio                    : ...                                 b/a = 0.45
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Ellipticity                   : ...                                 1 - b/a = 0.55
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Eccentricity                  : ...                                 [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.66
Uncertainty                   : ...                                 ...
Cos-1(b/a)                    : ...                                 63 deg
Position Angle [Equinox]      : 143    deg [B1950]                  143 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          : 130354.         +292000.    (B1950)
Qualifiers                    : From new, raw data
NED Comment                   :                                         

No. 2 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J13061725+2903471 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 24.8 arcsec 2a = 49.60 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 31.74 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.640 b/a = 0.64 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.36 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.42 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 50 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -45 deg [J2000] 135 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 : 196.571976 29.063150 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 3 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 20032MASX.C.......: Published Object Name : 2MASX J13061725+2903471 Frequency Targeted : K_s (2MASS "total") Major Axis (2a) : a = 40.7 arcsec 2a = 81.40 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 52.10 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.640 b/a = 0.64 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.36 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.42 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 50 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : -45 deg [J2000] 135 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 : 196.571976 29.063150 (J2000) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 4 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1964MCG2..C...0000V Published Object Name : MCG +05-31-131 Frequency Targeted : POSS1 103a-O Major Axis (2a) : 1.00 arcmin 2a = 60.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : 2b = 0.50 arcmin 2b = 30.00 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.50 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.50 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.60 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 60 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 : "Outer" diameter Coordinates Targeted : 130400 +2920 (B1950) Qualifiers : From new, raw data NED Comment :
No. 5 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 1991RC3.9.C...0000d Published Object Name : UGC 08194 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_25, R_25 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.00 2a = 60.00 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.06 8.90 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 28.74 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : log(a/b) = 0.32 b/a = 0.48 Uncertainty : 0.05 0.06 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.52 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.63 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 61 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 143 deg [J2000] 143 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 : 130617.4 +290346. (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 08194 Frequency Targeted : RC3 D_0 (blue) Major Axis (2a) : log(2a) + 1 = 1.00 2a = 60.00 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 : 130617.4 +290346. (J2000) Qualifiers : Homogenized from previously published data NED Comment : Extinction and inclination corrected.
No. 7 Published Units: Homogenized Units: Reference Code : 2006SDSS5.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130617.29+290347.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Isophotal) Major Axis (2a) : a = 36.62 arcsec 2a = 73.24 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Minor Axis (2b) : b = 19.32 arcsec 2b = 38.64 arcsec Uncertainty : ... ... Axis Ratio : ... b/a = 0.53 Uncertainty : ... ... Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.47 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.56 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 58 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 144.6 deg [J2000] 145 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 : 196.5720673 29.0631886 (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 : 2006SDSS5.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130617.29+290347.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Petrosian) Major Axis (2a) : a = 8.32 arcsec 2a = 16.64 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.30 arcsec 0.60 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 : 196.5720673 29.0631886 (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 : 2006SDSS5.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130617.29+290347.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS de Vaucouleurs) Major Axis (2a) : a = 3.90 arcsec 2a = 7.79 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.03 arcsec 0.06 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 4.43 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.569 b/a = 0.57 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 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] : 139.3 deg [J2000] 139 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 : 196.5720673 29.0631886 (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 : 2006SDSS5.C...0000: Published Object Name : SDSS J130617.29+290347.5 Frequency Targeted : r (SDSS Exponential) Major Axis (2a) : a = 3.91 arcsec 2a = 7.82 arcsec Uncertainty : 0.02 arcsec 0.04 arcsec Minor Axis (2b) : ... 2b = 4.08 arcsec Uncertainty : ... 0.00 Axis Ratio : b/a = 0.522 b/a = 0.52 Uncertainty : 0.003 0.00 Ellipticity : ... 1 - b/a = 0.48 Uncertainty : ... ... Eccentricity : ... [(a/b)2-1]/[(a/b)2+1] = 0.57 Uncertainty : ... ... Cos-1(b/a) : ... 59 deg Position Angle [Equinox] : 139.4 deg [J2000] 139 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 : 196.5720673 29.0631886 (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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