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Last update: 2017-11-14

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- 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) Hya (1) Peg (3) Tau (9)
Aql (2) Cep (8) Del (2) Lac (5) Per (15) UMa (5)
Aur (11) CMi (2) Dra (3) Lep (1) Psc (2) UMi (1)
Cam (4) Cnc (2) Gem (17) Lyr (3) Sct (1) Vir (1)
Cap (2) CVn (2) Her (1) Ori (4) Sgr (2) Vul (6)

AF Aur (C*)

Name: AF Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h48m44.37s / +44°54'36.94"
Brightness: p11.3-14.5 mag
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: p12.8-13.8 mag
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: b11.0-12.2 mag
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4
2013-11-24: Obviously orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

HD30443 (C*)

Name: HD30443
Type: *, C*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 04h49m16.03s / +35°00'06.47"
Brightness: v8.8 mag
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4.3
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: v6.0-6.5 mag (102.1d)
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: v8.2-13.3 mag (590.1d)
120mm f/5, 75x, NELM 4.3
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: v8.5-9.2 mag
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4.3
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: v5.1-6.6 mag (235d)
4.5" f/8, 28x, Bortle 7, NELM 4.5
2013-10-22: Bright, lighter orange.
ORANGE COLORED

UV Aur (C*)

Name: UV Aur
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h21m48.92s / +32°30'40.22"
Brightness: v7.3-10.9 mag (394.42d)
120mm f/5, 75x, NELM 4.3
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

V346 Aur (C*)

Name: V346 Aur, HD280188
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 04h52m34.87s / +38°30'19.91"
Brightness: b11.5-12.5 mag (365d)
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4.3
2016-01-18: Evident at first glance, moderately bright, deep orange, vividly colored.
ORANGE COLORED

V348 Aur (C*)

Name: V348 Aur, HD34467
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Aur
Coordinates: 05h19m10.21s / +35°47'32.42"
Brightness: b11.9-13.0 mag
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4.3
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