- Carbon & Red Stars (Aur) -

On this page I will present some carbon and red stars, which are particularly apparent due to their color.

And (7) Cas (11) Cyg (22) Lac (5) Per (15) UMa (6)
Aql (2) Cep (8) Del (2) Leo (1) Psc (2) UMi (1)
Aur (12) CMi (2) Dra (3) Lep (1) Sct (1) Vir (2)
Boo (1) Cnc (2) Gem (17) Lyr (3) Ser (1) Vul (6)
Cam (4) CrB (1) Her (2) Ori (5) Sgr (2)
Cap (2) CVn (6) Hya (2) Peg (3) Tau (9)

AF Aur (C*)

Name: AF Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h48m44.37s / +44°54'36.94"
Brightness: p11m3-14m5
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4
2013-11-24: At 37x fairly faint, obviously orange colored. At 100x not much better.
ORANGE COLORED

CM Aur (C*)

Name: CM Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h29m20.10s / +43°24'32.95"
Brightness: p12m8-13m8
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 4
2013-11-24: Fairly faint, slightly reddish.
RED COLORED

FU Aur (C*)

Name: FU Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h48m08.18s / +30°37'51.92"
Brightness: b11m0-12m2
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4
2013-11-24: Obviously orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

HD 30443 (C*)

Name: HD30443
Type: *, C*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 04h49m16.03s / +35°00'06.47"
Brightness: 8m8
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4m3
2016-01-18: Moderately bright, visible with direct vision, slightly orange colored, less evident.
ORANGE COLORED

NO Aur (*)

Name: NO Aur
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h40m42.05s / +31°55'14.19"
Brightness: 6m0-6m5 (102.1d)
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4
2013-11-24: Quite bright, slightly orange.
ORANGE COLORED

S Aur (C*)

Name: S Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h27m07.45s / +34°08'58.60"
Brightness: 8m2-13m3 (590.1d)
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 75x, NELM 4m3
2016-01-18: Quite faint. Appeared in some moments reddish.

RED COLORED
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 4
2013-11-24: At 37x deep orange. At 100x deep red, very colorful!
RED COLORED

TX Aur (C*)

Name: TX Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h09m05.47s / +39°00'08.48"
Brightness: 8m5-9m2
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4m3
2016-01-18: At 18x visible with direct vision, appeared reddish. At 40x conspicuous, intensive orange coloring, partly reddish, moderately bright. Very nice.
RED COLORED

UU Aur (C*)

Name: UU Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 06h36m32.84s / +38°26'43.81"
Brightness: 5m1-6m6 (235d)
Robert Zebahl
4.5" f/8, 28x, Bortle 7, NELM 4m5
2013-10-22: Bright, lighter orange.

ORANGE COLORED
152mm f/5.9, 22x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 19.3, Seeing 3/5
2019-12-21: Bright, very striking! Shines in a beautiful, bright orange. Brightness estimated at 5.3 mag. In the immediate vicinity there are the double stars STT 147, STF 928 and STF 929. Worthwhile!

ORANGE COLORED
102mm f/11, 28x, Bortle 6
2020-03-12: Striking due to intensive orange coloring. Brightest star in the field.
ORANGE COLORED

UV Aur (C*)

Name: UV Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h21m48.92s / +32°30'40.22"
Brightness: 7m3-10m9 (394.42d)
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 75x, NELM 4m3
2016-01-18: At 40x barely visible with direct vision. Appeared orange to slightly reddish with averted vision. At 75x partly red colored, but quite faint.

RED COLORED
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 4
2013-11-24: Red colored, nearly purple, fairly faint.
RED COLORED

V 346 Aur (C*)

Name: V346 Aur, HD280188
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 04h52m34.87s / +38°30'19.91"
Brightness: b11m5-12m5 (365d)
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4m3
2016-01-18: Evident at first glance, moderately bright, deep orange, vividly colored.
ORANGE COLORED

V 348 Aur (C*)

Name: V348 Aur, HD34467
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h19m10.21s / +35°47'32.42"
Brightness: b11m9-13m0
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4m3
2016-01-18: At 18x I couldn't saw any color for sure, but at 40x the star appeared quite vividly colored in a deep orange.
ORANGE COLORED

V 362 Aur (*)

Name: V362 Aur
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h27m10.22s / +29°55'15.80"
Brightness: 7m3-7m7
Robert Zebahl
70mm f/5.7, 22x
Medium-bright, but instantly striking due to its intense orange color. Very beautiful sight.
ORANGE COLORED