Galaxy Zoo Talk

elliptical with bar and spiral?

  • davidrobertson by davidrobertson

    Is the galaxy on the left an elliptical? It seems to have the orange colour of post collision, yet there is also a clear bar and spiral visible.


  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    The galaxy to the left is indeed a barred spiral. Just as there are blue elliptical, there are also red spirals.