NGC 4260 - SB(rs)a

NGC 4260

De Vaucouleurs Atlas Type: SB(rs)a

Filter: g

Telescope: SDSS 2.5-m
North up , East left
Field Dimensions: 2.7 x 2.0 arcminutes

RC3 Type: SB(s)a
RSA Type: SBa(s)
Surface Brightness Range Displayed: 18.0-25.0 mag per square arcsec
Absolute Blue Magnitude: -20.4

De Vaucouleurs Atlas Description:

An excellent example of another SBa where the outer arms do not form an outer pseudoring. There is a trace of an inner pseudoring, especially on the west end of the bar.