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Parameters for Distances and Cosmology: Ho= 73.0; Ωmatter = 0.27; Ωvacuum = 0.73;
Derived Quantities use a Redshift corrected to a Reference Frame defined by the 3K CMB

NED results for object NGC 6300


1 objects found in NED.    

SOURCE LIST

 Row          Object Name                 EquJ2000.0       Object  Velocity/Redshift    Mag./  Separ.               Number of                                 Row 
 No.     (* => Essential Note)       RA               DEC  Type     km/s       z   Qual Filter arcmin Refs Notes Phot Posn Vel/z Diam Assoc Images   Spectra  No. 
1   *NGC 6300                       17h16m59.5s -62d49m14s G        1109  0.003699      10.98    ...   310    21  128   19    23   17     0 Retrieve Retrieve 1   

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Object No. 1 - NGC 6300

INDEX for NGC 6300
Essential Data (jump to sub-section of this query report):

   Essential Note    
   Cross-IDs    
   Coordinates    
   Basic Data   
   Quantities Derived from Redshift    
   Redshift-Independent Distances
   Quick-Look Photometry and Luminosities
   Quick-Look Angular and Physical Sizes
   Classifications
   Foreground Galactic Extinction    
   External Services
Detailed Data (NED queries):

Images
   
128 Photometric data point(s) and SED   
Spectra   
Redshift-Independent Distances
310 Reference(s)   
19 Position data point(s)
23 Redshift data point(s)   
17 Diameter data point(s)   
21 Note(s)   
ESO data    
RC3 data    

ESSENTIAL NOTE for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)
Extended HIPASS source                                                          

CROSS-IDENTIFICATIONS for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)
Object Names Type Object Names Type
NGC 6300G PGC 060001 G
ESO 101- G 025 G PMN J1716-6249 RadioS
ESO 171218-6245.9 G SUMSS J171659-624909 RadioS
VV 734 G MAXI J1716-629 XrayS
2MASX J17165947-6249139 IrS 2PBC J1717.1-6249 XrayS
2MASS J17165954-6249139 IrS PBC J1717.1-6249 XrayS
IRAS 17123-6245 IrS XSS J17169-6232 XrayS
IRAS F17123-6245 IrS SWIFT J1717.1-6249 XrayS
AKARI J1716592-624916 IrS [dML87] 704 G
CGS 522 G [VCV2001] J171659.2-624905 G
SGC 171218-6245.9 G [VCV2006] J171659.2-624905 G
ESO-LV 1010250 G [KRL2007] 232 XrayS
2MIG 2363 G [WMR2009] 122 G
LDCE 1198 NED007 G [BTM2013] 0875 XrayS
AGC 031630 G [HDM2013] 3a G
HIPASS J1716-62 RadioS[AHG2014] B216 G
     

COORDINATES for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)

Position Reference:20032MASX.C.......:

Reference    Frame     Longitude    Latitude        RA           DEC      Uncertainty Ellipse (arcsec)
                       (degrees)   (degrees)                              Semimajor Semiminor  PA(deg)
Equatorial (B1950.0)  258.076010  -62.765793  17h12m18.24s  -62d45m56.9s  1.25E+00  1.25E+00    0
Equatorial (J2000.0)  259.247792  -62.820556  17h16m59.47s  -62d49m14.0s  1.25E+00  1.25E+00    0
Ecliptic   (B1950.0)  262.950075  -39.611593                              1.25E+00  1.25E+00    0
Ecliptic   (J2000.0)  263.648519  -39.618132                              1.25E+00  1.25E+00    0
Galactic              328.491454  -14.052107                              1.25E+00  1.25E+00    0
SuperGalactic         195.385529    9.163474                              1.25E+00  1.25E+00    0
Additional detailed measurements with references are also available by clicking below:
19 Position data point(s)

REDSHIFT-INDEPENDENT DISTANCES for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)

17 Distances found in NED View 17 Individual Distance Measurement(s) for NGC 6300

Summary Statistics computed by NED from 17 Distance(s) in the literature:
NOTE: These summary statistics are provided for "quick-look" reference only;
they are based exclusively on original values, as published.
No homogenization or corrections have been applied.


NGC 6300 Distance Modulus
(mag)
Metric Distance
(Mpc)
Mean 30.38 12.264
Std. Dev. 0.55 3.113
Min. 29.57 8.200
Max. 31.40 19.100
Median 30.43 12.200

CLASSIFICATIONS (TYPES, ATTRIBUTES) for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)
TypeAs PublishedNED HomogenizedFlagReference Code
HierarchyGMGroup member...1975SSS.....9..557d
KinematicsHI line widthHI line width...1996ApJS..107...97M
Luminosity Class3.0LC II...1991RC3.9.C...0000d
Galaxy MorphologySB(rs)bSB(rs)b...1991RC3.9.C...0000d
Activity TypeS2Sy 2...2006A&A...455..773V
Distance IndicatorTully-FisherTully-Fisher...2009ApJS..182..474S
31 Detailed Classification(s)


FOREGROUND GALACTIC EXTINCTION for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)
Galactic Extinction from the Schlafly & Finkbeiner 2011, Appendix; 2011ApJ...737..103S (SF11) recalibration 
of the Schlegel, Finkbeiner & Davis 1998, Appendix B; 1998ApJ...500..525S (SFD98) infrared-based dust map.
The map is based on dust emission from COBE/DIRBE and IRAS/ISSA;
the recalibration assumes a Fitzpatrick (1999PASP..111...63F) reddening law with Rv = 3.1 and different source spectrum than SFD98.

L a n d o l tS D S SU K I R T
Filter [µm]U (0.35)B (0.43)V (0.54)R (0.64)I (0.80)u (0.36)g (0.47)r (0.62)i (0.75)z (0.89)J (1.25)H (1.66)K (2.19)L' (3.78)
Aλ [mag]0.4200.3510.2660.2100.1460.4110.3200.2210.1650.1220.0690.0440.0290.015
Show/Hide Aλ magnitudes in all 88 photometric bands based on SF11
For completeness, we include the original SFD98 values:
L a n d o l tS D S SU K I R T
Filter [µm]U (0.34)B (0.44)V (0.54)R (0.65)I (0.81)u (0.35)g (0.49)r (0.63)i (0.78)z (0.93)J (1.27)H (1.67)K (2.22)L' (3.81)
Aλ [mag]0.5280.4200.3220.2600.1890.5010.3690.2680.2030.1440.0880.0560.0360.015


Galactic Extinction based on H I Column Densities and Galaxy Counts
(Burstein & Heiles; 1982AJ.....87.1165B) assuming Rv = 3.1:
AB = 0.480 mag
See Notes on Galactic Extinction for important caveats.

BASIC DATA for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)
Helio. Radial Velocity     :      1109 +/-        3 km/s      
Redshift                   :  0.003699 +/- 0.000010        2004AJ....128...16K
Major Diameter (arcmin)    :   4.5
Minor Diameter (arcmin)    :   3.0
Magnitude and Filter       : 10.98
Classifications            : SB(rs)b        Sy2  

NOTE: This information is indicative only. With the exception of the
      redshift they are unreferenced and highly inhomogeneous as to
      their origin. The Radial Velocity (when available) is computed
      from the listed redshift. The remaining values are designed to
      orient the user with a quick-look, overall assessment of the
      general properties of the object in question. They are not
      averages nor are they standardized in any way.
Additional detailed measurements with references are also available by clicking below:
23 Redshift data point(s)      128 photometric data point(s)      17 Diameter data point(s)      

QUANTITIES DERIVED FROM REDSHIFT for NGC 6300 (Details)(Back to INDEX)
Calculated and Corrected Velocities
V (Heliocentric)           :    1109 +/-      3 km/s      2004AJ....128...16K
V (Kinematic LSR)          :    1108 +/-      3 km/s      1986MNRAS.221.1023K
V (Galactocentric GSR)     :     997 +/-      5 km/s      1991RC3.9.C...0000d
V (Local Group)            :     941 +/-     11 km/s      1996AJ....111..794K
V (3K CMB)                 :    1145 +/-      4 km/s      1996ApJ...473..576F
V (Virgo Infall only)      :    1031 +/-     12 km/s      2000ApJ...529..786M
V (Virgo + GA only)        :    1022 +/-     12 km/s      2000ApJ...529..786M
V (Virgo + GA + Shapley)   :    1023 +/-     12 km/s      2000ApJ...529..786M

Hubble Flow Distance and Distance Modulus (where Ho =   73.0 +/-   5 km/sec/Mpc)
D (Galactocentric GSR)     :    13.7 +/-    1.0 Mpc      (m-M) = 30.68 +/- 0.15 mag
D (Local Group)            :    12.9 +/-    0.9 Mpc      (m-M) = 30.55 +/- 0.15 mag
D (3K CMB)                 :    15.7 +/-    1.1 Mpc      (m-M) = 30.98 +/- 0.15 mag
D (Virgo Infall only)      :    14.1 +/-    1.0 Mpc      (m-M) = 30.75 +/- 0.15 mag
D (Virgo + GA only)        :    14.0 +/-    1.0 Mpc      (m-M) = 30.73 +/- 0.15 mag
D (Virgo + GA + Shapley)   :    14.0 +/-    1.0 Mpc      (m-M) = 30.73 +/- 0.15 mag

Scale at Hubble Flow Distances
Scale (Galactocentric GSR) :      66 pc/arcsec =  0.066 kpc/arcsec =   3.97 kpc/arcmin =   0.24 Mpc/degree
Scale (Local Group)        :      62 pc/arcsec =  0.062 kpc/arcsec =   3.75 kpc/arcmin =   0.22 Mpc/degree
Scale (3K CMB)             :      76 pc/arcsec =  0.076 kpc/arcsec =   4.56 kpc/arcmin =   0.27 Mpc/degree
Scale (Virgo Infall only)  :      68 pc/arcsec =  0.068 kpc/arcsec =   4.11 kpc/arcmin =   0.25 Mpc/degree
Scale (Virgo + GA only)    :      68 pc/arcsec =  0.068 kpc/arcsec =   4.07 kpc/arcmin =   0.24 Mpc/degree
Scale(Virgo + GA + Shapley):      68 pc/arcsec =  0.068 kpc/arcsec =   4.08 kpc/arcmin =   0.24 Mpc/degree

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Search for Objects within +/-arcmin where 100 kpc = 24.536 arcmin and Selected Redshift, defined by the Velocity Range: from to km/sec where V(Heliocentric) = 1109 km/sec
Cosmology-Corrected Quantities [Ho = 73.00 km/sec/Mpc, Ωmatter = 0.27, Ωvacuum = 0.73] [Redshift 0.003821 as corrected to the Reference Frame defined by the 3K Microwave Background Radiation] Luminosity Distance : 15.7 Mpc (m-M) = 30.98 mag Angular-Size Distance : 15.6 Mpc (m-M) = 30.97 mag Co-Moving Radial Distance : 15.7 Mpc (m-M) = 30.98 mag Co-Moving Tangential Dist. : 15.7 Mpc (m-M) = 30.98 mag Co-Moving Volume : 1.61e-05 Gpc^3 Light Travel-Time : 0.051 Gyr Age at Redshift 0.003821 : 13.248 Gyr Age of Universe : 13.299 Gyr Scale (Cosmology Corrected): 76 pc/arcsec = 0.076 kpc/arcsec = 4.54 kpc/arcmin = 0.27 Mpc/degree Surface Brightness Dimming : Flux Density per Unit Area = 0.98486; Magnitude per Unit Area = 0.01656 mag
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QUICK-LOOK PHOTOMETRY and LUMINOSITIES for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)

The brightest flux in each of the following spectral regions, when available:
Gamma-Ray (ν > 2E19 Hz); X-Ray (2E19 Hz > ν > 2E16 Hz); Ultraviolet (2E16 Hz > ν > 9E14 Hz); Visual (9E14 Hz > ν > 3E14 Hz);
Near-Infrared (3E14 Hz > ν > 6E13 Hz); Mid-Infrared (6E13 Hz > ν > 7.5E12 Hz); Far-Infrared (7.5E12 Hz > ν > 1E12 Hz);
Sub-Millimeter (1E12 Hz > ν > 3E11 Hz); Millimeter (3E11 Hz > ν > 3E10 Hz); Radio (3E10 Hz > ν).

Spectral
Region
Band Apparent Mag or Flux Refcode Absolute Mag or νLν [W] νLν [L(Bolometric)]
Gamma-Ray14-195 keV (Swift) 10.35E-11 +/- 0.64E-11 erg/s/cm^2^ 2010ApJS..186..378T 1.86E+35 +/- 2.57E+34 [W] 4.84E+08 +/- 6.67E+07
X-Ray20-100 keV BeppoSAX 1.3E-10 erg cm^-2^ s^-1^ 2005A&A...444..431S 2.34E+35 [W] 6.09E+08
UltravioletF330W (HST/ACS) 17.62 mag 2007AJ....134..648M-12.76 [mag] 1.38E+07
VisualI 8.78 mag 2007ApJS..172..599S-21.60 [mag] 1.39E+10
Near-InfraredK_s (2MASS) 6.15 mag 2006A&A...453..863P-24.23 [mag] 1.49E+10
Mid-Infrared25 microns (IRAS) 3.25 +/- 0.026 Jy 2003AJ....126.1607S 7.02E+35 +/- 8.66E+34 [W] 1.83E+09 +/- 2.25E+08
Far-Infrared100 microns (IRAS) 42.45 +/- 0.145 Jy 2003AJ....126.1607S 2.29E+36 +/- 2.82E+35 [W] 5.95E+09 +/- 7.33E+08
Radio843 MHz 102.2 +/- 6.1 milliJy 2003MNRAS.342.1117M 1.55E+30 +/- 2.12E+29 [W] 4.02E+03 +/- 5.51E+02
NOTE: The above quantities are derived using an estimated Distance Modulus of (30.38 +/- 0.55) mag corresponding to
a Metric Distance of (12.264 +/- 3.113) Mpc using the Average NED-D value.
The quantities quoted above have not necessarily been corrected for foreground extinction, and no K-Corrections have been applied.

View details and SED for 128 Photometric data point(s) available in NED.

QUICK-LOOK ANGULAR & PHYSICAL DIAMETERS for NGC 6300 (Back to INDEX)

The largest diameters in the Visual and Near-Infrared spectral regions, when available:

Passband Apparent Major Axis
(2a) [arcsec]
Apparent Minor Axis
(2b) [arcsec]
PA
[degrees]
(J2000.0)
Reference Level RefcodePhysical Major Axis
(2a) [kpc]
Physical Minor Axis
(2b) [kpc]
ESO-LV "Quick Blue" IIa-O 398.11266.73117 27.0 B-mag arcsec^-2^ 1989ESOLV.C...0000L23.6715.86
K_s (LGA/2MASS "total") 349.00212.89123 Diameter for "total" magnitude 2003AJ....125..525J2003AJ....125..525J20.7512.66
NOTE: Physical diameters are derived using a scale of 0.0595 kpc/arcsec based on Average NED-D Metric Distance of (12.264 +/- 3.113) Mpc.
The quantities quoted above have not necessarily been corrected for foreground extinction.

View details for 17 Diameter data point(s) available in NED.

EXTERNAL ARCHIVES AND SERVICES for NGC 6300 Help (Back to INDEX)
Resources for Object NamesSite/Service
Query SIMBAD by primary NED object name -- NGC 6300SIMBAD (CDS, Strasbourg, France)
Revised New General Catalogue -- NGC 6300VizieR Catalog Query (U.S. mirror, CfA/Harvard)
ESO/Uppsala Survey -- ESO 101- G 025 VizieR Catalog Query (U.S. mirror, CfA/Harvard)
2MASS Extended Source Images (JHKs) -- 2MASX J17165947-6249139 NASA/IPAC Infrared Science Archive (IRSA)
IRAS Point Source Catalog -- IRAS 17123-6245 VizieR Catalog Query (U.S. mirror, CfA/Harvard)
IRAS Faint Source Catalog -- IRAS F17123-6245 VizieR Catalog Query (U.S. mirror, CfA/Harvard)
The ESO-LV catalog-- ESO-LV 1010250 VizieR Catalog Query (U.S. mirror, CfA/Harvard)
Catalogue of Principal Galaxies -- PGC 060001 VizieR Catalog Query (U.S. mirror, CfA/Harvard)
Retrieve mean data from LEDA -- PGC 060001 The Lyon/Meudon Extragalactic Database (LEDA)
Parkes-MIT-NRAO 4.85GHz Surveys -- PMN J1716-6249 VizieR Catalog Query (U.S. mirror, CfA/Harvard)
Query GALEX (NUV/FUV) Mission Archive (7.2 arcsec search radius) -- NGC 6300GALEX Mission Data Archive at MAST
Explore IRSA resources with RADAR (10 arcsec search radius) -- NGC 6300NASA/IPAC Infrared Science Archive (IRSA)
Resources for position 17h16m59.5s, -62d49m14s (J2000)Site/Service
Query Optical and UV Mission Archives (Default search radius)Multimission Archive at STScI (MAST)
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