NGC 1003 - SAB(s:)d

NGC 1003

De Vaucouleurs Atlas Type: SAB(s:)d

Filter: B

Telescope: Perkins 1.8-m
North up , East left
Field Dimensions: 5.1 x 3.8 arcminutes

RC3 Type: SA(s)cd
RSA Type: -----
Surface Brightness Range Displayed: 18.0-26.0 mag per square arcsec
Absolute Blue Magnitude: -19.2

De Vaucouleurs Atlas Description:

This highly inclined spiral is a very good Sd type. We suspect a weak bar in the inner regions, and also an s-shape. Features in the disk are mostly ill-defined.