NGC 4818 - I0/SB0 pec

NGC 4818

De Vaucouleurs Atlas Type: I0/SB0 pec

Filter: B

Telescope: CTIO 0.9-m
North left , East down
Field Dimensions: 4.1 x 3.0 arcminutes

RC3 Type: SAB(s)ab:
RSA Type: Sab:
Surface Brightness Range Displayed: 18.0-26.0 mag per square arcsec
Absolute Blue Magnitude: -20.4

De Vaucouleurs Atlas Description:

The interpretation of this galaxy depends in part on the color of the obvious bar-like feature near the center. This galaxy resembles NGC 4753 a great deal, except that the minor merger could have involved an SB0.