Mrk 421

Query : Mrk 421 C.D.S. - SIMBAD4 rel 1.225 - 2015.09.05CEST14:16:35

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Basic data :
Mrk 421 -- BL Lac - type object
Origin of the objects types :

(Ref) Object type as listed in the reference "Ref"
(acronym) Object type linked to the acronym according to the original reference
() Anterior to 2007, before we can link the objet type to a reference, or given by the CDS team in some particular cases

Other object types:
X (Ref,1A,2A,3A,AT,2E​,1ES,1H,H,PBC​,RBS,RE,RX,1RXS​,SWIFT,2XMM,XMMSL1,XSS,[BAG2012],[FS2003]), Rad (Ref,B2,B3,CJ1,CJF,FIRST​,GB2,GB6,ICRF,IERS​,IVS,JVAS,MASIV,NVSS​,OHIO,PKS,RGB,S4,VIPS), gam (1AGL,1AGLR,2EG,3EG,EGR,0FGL​,1FGL,2FGL,1FHL,GeV​,HESS,INTREF), G (CASG,KUG,LEDA,2MASX,Mrk,NFGS​,UGC,UZC,Z), BLL (Ref,SHBL,[VV2000b],[VV2003b],[VV2006b],[VV2010b]​,[VV98b]), Bla (Ref,[DGT2001],[IN88],[MGL2009]), UV (2EUVE,EUVE,PG,2RE), QSO (QSO,[BDW2002],[HB93]), GiG ([CHM2007],[U78]), AGN (Ref,CGRaBS), IR (2MASS,WISE), WD* (WD), V* (AAVSO), * (BPS), Q? (FBQS)
Syntax of coordinates is : "ra dec (wtype) [error ellipse] quality bibcode" :
  • ra dec : right ascension and declination (unit and frame defined according to your Output Options)
    Grey values are increasing the original precision due to the computation of frame transformations
  • (wtype) : wavelength class for the origin of the coordinates (Rad, mm, IR, Optical, UV, Xray, Gam)
  • [error ellipse] : coordinates error major axis, minor axis (in mas at epoch defined in your output options),
    position angle (in degrees North to East of the specified coordinate frame)
  • quality : flag of quality
    • E >= 10
    • D : 1-10(and some old data)
    • C : 0.1-1
    • B : 0.01-0.1+ 2MASS, Tyc
    • A : VLBI, Hipparcos
  • bibcode : bibcode of the coordinates reference
ICRS coord. (ep=J2000) :
11 04 27.31394 +38 12 31.7991 ( Radio ) [ 0.23 0.12 0 ] A 2010AJ....139.1695L
Syntax of coordinates is : "ra dec (wtype) [error ellipse] quality bibcode" :
  • ra dec : right ascension and declination (unit and frame defined according to your Output Options)
    Grey values are increasing the original precision due to the computation of frame transformations
  • (wtype) : wavelength class for the origin of the coordinates (Rad, mm, IR, Optical, UV, Xray, Gam)
  • [error ellipse] : coordinates error major axis, minor axis (in mas at epoch defined in your output options),
    position angle (in degrees North to East of the specified coordinate frame)
  • quality : flag of quality
    • E >= 10
    • D : 1-10(and some old data)
    • C : 0.1-1
    • B : 0.01-0.1+ 2MASS, Tyc
    • A : VLBI, Hipparcos
  • bibcode : bibcode of the coordinates reference
FK5 coord. (ep=J2000 eq=2000) :
11 04 27.314 +38 12 31.80 [ 0.23 0.12 0 ]
Syntax of coordinates is : "ra dec (wtype) [error ellipse] quality bibcode" :
  • ra dec : right ascension and declination (unit and frame defined according to your Output Options)
    Grey values are increasing the original precision due to the computation of frame transformations
  • (wtype) : wavelength class for the origin of the coordinates (Rad, mm, IR, Optical, UV, Xray, Gam)
  • [error ellipse] : coordinates error major axis, minor axis (in mas at epoch defined in your output options),
    position angle (in degrees North to East of the specified coordinate frame)
  • quality : flag of quality
    • E >= 10
    • D : 1-10(and some old data)
    • C : 0.1-1
    • B : 0.01-0.1+ 2MASS, Tyc
    • A : VLBI, Hipparcos
  • bibcode : bibcode of the coordinates reference
FK4 coord. (ep=B1950 eq=1950) :
11 01 40.57 +38 28 43.1 [ 0.23 0.12 0 ]
Syntax of coordinates is : "ra dec (wtype) [error ellipse] quality bibcode" :
  • ra dec : right ascension and declination (unit and frame defined according to your Output Options)
    Grey values are increasing the original precision due to the computation of frame transformations
  • (wtype) : wavelength class for the origin of the coordinates (Rad, mm, IR, Optical, UV, Xray, Gam)
  • [error ellipse] : coordinates error major axis, minor axis (in mas at epoch defined in your output options),
    position angle (in degrees North to East of the specified coordinate frame)
  • quality : flag of quality
    • E >= 10
    • D : 1-10(and some old data)
    • C : 0.1-1
    • B : 0.01-0.1+ 2MASS, Tyc
    • A : VLBI, Hipparcos
  • bibcode : bibcode of the coordinates reference
Gal coord. (ep=J2000) :
179.8317 +65.0315 [ 0.23 0.12 0 ]
Syntax of radial velocity (or/and redshift) is : "value [error] (wavelength) quality bibcode"
  • value : radial velocity or/and redshift (Heliocentric frame) according to your Output Options
    (redshift may be not displayed if the data value is <0 and the database inside value is a radial velocity)
  • [error] : error of the corresponding value displayed before
  • (wavelength) : wavelength range of the measurement : Rad, mm, IR, Opt, UV, Xray, Gam or  '∼'(unknown)
  • quality : flag of quality ( A=best quality -> E=worst quality, ~ =unknown quality)
  • bibcode : bibcode of the value's origin
Radial velocity / Redshift / cz :
V(km/s) 9150 [~] / z(spectroscopic) 0.031 [~] / cz 9294 [~]   (~) D 2011NewA...16..503M
Spectral type is made of 3 parts:
  • the spectral type, which is made of a temperature class, eventually a luminosity class (roman number) and/or spectral peculiarities;
  • a quality letter: A=best quality->E=worst quality, ~ =unknown quality
  • bibcode : bibcode of the spectral type reference
Spectral type:
DC D ~
Syntax of angular size is : "maj-axis min-axis angle (incl) (wtype) quality bibcode"
  • maj-axis : major axis size (arc minutes)
  • min-axis : minor axis size (arc minutes)
  • angle : orientation angle (in degrees)
  • (incl) : inclination (in units of 15° from 0 to 7)
  • (wtype) : wavelength class for the origin of the angular size (Rad, mm, IR, Opt, UV, Xray, Gam)
  • quality : flag of quality of the angular size values ( A=best quality -> E=worst quality, ~ =unknown quality)
  • bibcode : bibcode of the angular size reference
Angular size (arcmin):
0.650 0.546 85 (~) (IR) C 2006AJ....131.1163S
Syntax of fluxes (or magnitudes) is : "filter-name flux-value [error] quality MultVarFlags bibcode"
  • filter-name : U, B, V, R, I, J, H, K, u, g, r, i, z
  • flux-value : value of flux or magnitude
  • [error] : error value
  • quality : flag of quality of the flux value ( A=best quality -> E=worst quality, ~ =unknown quality)
  • MultVarFlags : Mult is zero or one char (J) for joined photometry ; Var can be zero or two chars (V[0-4])
  • bibcode : bibcode of the flux reference
Fluxes (11) :
B 13.50 [~] D 2010A&A...518A..10V
V 12.90 [~] D 2010A&A...518A..10V
R 8.31 [~] D 2008ApJS..175...97H
J 11.091 [0.021] C 2006AJ....131.1163S
H 10.394 [0.027] C 2006AJ....131.1163S
K 9.996 [0.029] C 2006AJ....131.1163S
u (AB) 14.791 [0.006] C 2009yCat.2294....0A
g (AB) 13.804 [0.002] C 2009yCat.2294....0A
r (AB) 13.090 [0.006] C 2009yCat.2294....0A
i (AB) 12.805 [0.005] C 2009yCat.2294....0A
z (AB) 12.528 [0.003] C 2009yCat.2294....0A
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Hierarchy : number of linked objects
whatever the membership probability is (see description here ) :

: 1 : 3 Display criteria :

The link on the acronym of the identifiers give access to the information for this acronym in the dictionary of nomenclature.
Identifiers (107) :

QSO B1101+384 0FGL J1104.5+3811 OHIO M 303 VIPS 402
1A 1103+38 1FGL J1104.4+3812 PBC J1104.4+3813 WD 1101+384
2A 1102+384 2FGL J1104.4+3812 PG 1101+384 WD 1101+385
3A 1102+385 1FHL J1104.4+3812 PG 1101+385 WISE J110427.32+381231.9
1AGL J1104+3754 FIRST J110427.3+381231 PKS 1101+384 2XMM J110427.3+381231
1AGLR J1105+3818 GB2 1101+384 QSO J1104+3812 XMMSL1 J110427.8+381230
AT 1112+400 GB6 J1104+3812 QSO B1101+3828 XSS J11045+3808
B2 1101+38 GB6 B1101+3828 RBS 939 Z 184-50
B2.3 1101+38 GeV J1104+3809 2RE J1104+381 Z 1101.7+3828
B2 1101+384 1H 1104+382 2RE J110424+381203 [BAG2012] 166.1311+38.2082
B3 1101+384 HESS J1104+382 RE J1104+381 [BDW2002] q1101+3828
BPS BS 16553-0057 H 1105+38 RE J110423+381214 [CHM2007] LDC 773 J110427.32+3812320
BPS BS 16545-0024 ICRF J110427.3+381231 RGB J1104+382 [CHM2007] HDC 625 J110427.32+3812320
CASG 1364 IERS B1101+384 RGB J1104.5+3812 [DGT2001] B1101+384
CGRaBS J1104+3812 INTREF 438 RX J1104.4+3812 [FS2003] 0578
CJ1 1101+384 IVS B1101+384 1RXS J110427.1+381231 [HB93] 1101+384
CJF B1101+384 JVAS B1101+384 S4 1101+384 [IN88] 1101+384
2E 2393 JVAS J1104+3812 S4 1101+38 [MGL2009] BZB J1104+3812
2E 1101.6+3828 JVAS J1104+382 S4 1101+364 [U78] 1101+38 1
2EG J1104+3812 KUG 1101+384A SDSS J110427.31+381231.7 [VV2000b] J110427.2+381232
3EG J1104+3809 LEDA 33452 SHBL J110427.3+381231 [VV2003b] J110427.2+381232
EGR J1104+3813 MASIV J1104+3812 SWIFT J1104.5+3813 [VV2006b] J110427.2+381232
1ES 1101+38.4 2MASS J11042730+3812318 SWIFT J1104.5+3812 [VV2010b] J110427.2+381232
2EUVE J1104+38.2 2MASX J11042732+3812320 SWIFT J1104.4+3812 [VV98b] J110427.2+381232
EUVE J1104+38.1 Mrk 421 UGC 6132 [ZEH2003] RX J1104.4+3812 1
EUVE J1104+38.2 NFGS 74 UZC J110427.3+381232 AAVSO 1058+38
FBQS J1104+3812 NVSS J110427+381231 VIPS J11044+3812

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Measurements (9 types) :


distance : 1    Einstein : 1    IUE : 111    posa : 1    RVel : 2    velocities : 11    XMM : 34    Z : 8    ze : 1   

   


External archives :

Archive data at HEASARC - High-Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center

Data at NED - NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database

Catalogue information from VizieR :

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3EG J1104+3809 EUVE J1104+38.1 EUVE J1104+38.2 FIRST J110427.3+381231 IERS B1101+384
KUG 1101+384A 2MASS J11042730+3812318 2MASX J11042732+3812320 NVSS J110427+381231 PG 1101+384
PG 1101+385 PKS 1101+384 2RE J1104+381 2RE J110424+381203 1RXS J110427.1+381231
SDSS J110427.31+381231.7 UGC 6132 WD 1101+384 WD 1101+385

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