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Date and Time of the Query: 2019-06-26 T08:57:31 PDT
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Position data point(s) for object NGC 2159

2 position data point(s) found in NED.


No.Equatorial J2000.0Frequency or WavelengthUncertainty EllipseReference Code
LongitudeLatitudeSemi-Maj.(arcsec) Semi-Min.PA
0 05h58m03.88s -68d37m22.5s   1.25 1.25   20032MASX.C.......:
1 05h58m04.390s -68d37m20.41s 2MASS Coadded JHK 0.38 0.35 16 2006AJ....131.1163S
2 05h58m03.888s -68d37m22.92s 2MASS Coadded JHK 0.50 0.40 96 2006AJ....131.1163S

Detailed information for each entry

No. 1
------------------------ NED STANDARD FORMAT ------------------------- Equatorial J2000.0: 05h58m04.390s -68d37m20.41s Equatorial B1950.0: 05h58m21.428s -68d37m28.42s 95% Conf. Ellipse : 3.75e-01 3.50e-01 arcsec 16 deg NED comment : ---------------------- MEASUREMENT AS PUBLISHED ---------------------- Published Name : Coord1/Coord2 : 89.518292 -68.622337 Unc1/Unc2/UncPA : 0.15 0.14 16 deg Unc. Significance : Uncertainty in arcseconds; 68% confidence level Equinox/Epoch : J2000.0 Freq. or Wave. : Sys/Units/Frame : Decimal degree ICR Frequency Mode : Broad-band measurement Qualifiers : From new, raw data Reference Code :
2006AJ....131.1163S
No. 2
------------------------ NED STANDARD FORMAT ------------------------- Equatorial J2000.0: 05h58m03.888s -68d37m22.92s Equatorial B1950.0: 05h58m20.933s -68d37m30.95s 95% Conf. Ellipse : 5.00e-01 4.00e-01 arcsec 96 deg NED comment : ---------------------- MEASUREMENT AS PUBLISHED ---------------------- Published Name : Coord1/Coord2 : 89.516202 -68.623032 Unc1/Unc2/UncPA : 0.2 0.16 96 deg Unc. Significance : Uncertainty in arcseconds; 68% confidence level Equinox/Epoch : J2000.0 Freq. or Wave. : Sys/Units/Frame : Decimal degree ICR Frequency Mode : Broad-band measurement Qualifiers : From new, raw data Reference Code :
2006AJ....131.1163S

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