I am searching for a simple, modern catalog of Active Galactic Nuclei. I expected a catalog similar to this or this, but instead found that they contain observed spectra instead of properties like the mass, luminosity, SMBH mass, etc (take SDSS for example).

So, my question is, Is there any modern catalog of AGN and their properties?

  • $\begingroup$ is something like aanda.org/articles/aa/full_html/2010/10/aa14188-10/… useful? Catalogues tend to contain observable information, and this one has position, luminosity (in U, B V bands) and redshift. It doesn't have mass, because that can't be observed. $\endgroup$
    – James K
    May 19, 2021 at 21:05
  • $\begingroup$ @James thanks for the link, though it was not what I was looking for. I didn't know that SMBH mass are not a part of the catalogs. $\endgroup$
    – AstroTeen
    May 20, 2021 at 5:38


You must log in to answer this question.

Browse other questions tagged .