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Date and Time of the Query: 2019-04-25 T11:51:35 PDT
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Position data point(s) for object NGC 6559

2 position data point(s) found in NED.


No.Equatorial J2000.0Frequency or WavelengthUncertainty EllipseReference Code
LongitudeLatitudeSemi-Maj.(arcsec) Semi-Min.PA
0 18h09m56.85s -24d06m23.0s   2.50 2.50   2001NEDR....1....1C
1 18h09m56.749s -24d06m21.92s 2MASS Coadded JHK 0.15 0.15   2006AJ....131.1163S
2 18h09m56.727s -24d06m26.47s 2MASS Coadded JHK 0.28 0.28   2006AJ....131.1163S

Detailed information for each entry

No. 1
------------------------ NED STANDARD FORMAT ------------------------- Equatorial J2000.0: 18h09m56.749s -24d06m21.92s Equatorial B1950.0: 18h06m53.081s -24d06m58.70s 95% Conf. Ellipse : 1.50e-01 1.50e-01 arcsec NED comment : ---------------------- MEASUREMENT AS PUBLISHED ---------------------- Published Name : Coord1/Coord2 : 272.486454 -24.106089 Unc1/Unc2/UncPA : 0.06 0.06 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: 18h09m56.727s -24d06m26.47s Equatorial B1950.0: 18h06m53.057s -24d07m03.25s 95% Conf. Ellipse : 2.75e-01 2.75e-01 arcsec NED comment : ---------------------- MEASUREMENT AS PUBLISHED ---------------------- Published Name : Coord1/Coord2 : 272.486363 -24.107353 Unc1/Unc2/UncPA : 0.11 0.11 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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