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Last update: 2017-06-28

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- Carbon & Red Stars (Cep) -

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

And (7) Cas (10) 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)

DG Cep (C*)

Name: DG Cep
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 22h44m11.11s / +61°43'42.6"
Info: b11.54-12.5mag
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 5
2014-01-01: Moderately bright. At 37x deep orange to slightly red. At 100x red to slightly purple.
RED COLORED

mu Cep (*)

Name: mu Cep, Garnet Star
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 21h43m30.46s / +58°46'48.2"
Info: v3.43-5.1mag (835d)
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 5
2013-07-28: Already visible with the naked eye. Appeared at 37x in an obviously light orange.
ORANGE COLORED

RW Cep (*)

Name: RW Cep
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 22h23m07.02s / +55°57'47.6"
Info: v6.0-7.3mag (346d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-02-12: Fairly bright, orange, but less apparent.
ORANGE COLORED

S Cep (C*)

Name: S Cep
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 21h35m12.83s / +78°37'28.2"
Info: v7.4-12.9mag (486.84d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x, Bortle 6-, NELM 5.0
2013-06-30: Deep red colored.

RED COLORED
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 5
2013-07-28: Deep red to purple colored. Worthwhile!

RED COLORED
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4-, SQM-L 21.2
2014-09-25: Fairly bright, deep orange.

ORANGE COLORED
120mm f/5, 18x, Bortle 7-, SQM-L 19.0
2016-08-14: At 18x immediately apparent, medium bright, occasionally intensive purple colored. At 40x S Cep appeared in some moments deep orange.
RED COLORED

SW Cep (*)

Name: SW Cep
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 21h25m45.92s / +62°34'26.6"
Info: p10.8-12.2mag (70d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-02-12: Moderately bright, intensively orange colored, appeared intermittently reddish.
ORANGE COLORED

TYC4260-2586-1 (*)

Name: TYC4260-2586-1, BD+66 1396
Type: *
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 21h23m07.80s / +67°05'18.5"
Brightness: v8.8 mag
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4
2013-09-07: This star appeared orange to slightly reddish on the way to NGC7023.
ORANGE COLORED

V419 Cep (*)

Name: V419 Cep
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 21h12m47.25s / +60°05'52.8"
Info: hp6.28-6.55mag
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-02-12: Bright, obviously orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

W Cep (*)

Name: W Cep
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Cep
Coordinates: 22h36m27.56s / +58°25'33.9"
Info: v7.02-8.5mag (350d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-02-12: Fairly bright, slightly orange, less evident.
ORANGE COLORED