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Last update: 2018-11-18

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- Carbon & Red Stars (CVn) -

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

SY CVn (*)

Name: SY CVn
Type: *, V*
Constellation: CVn
Coordinates: 13h10m20.31s / +47°02'28.05"
Brightness: p11.0-12.0 mag
120mm f/5, 23x, Bortle 6, NELM 5.0+, SQM-L 19.4
2018-05-22: Visual brightness estimated at 9.6 mag. At 23x deep orange, party red colored. At 48x the star appeared however only in slight orange. Very strange.
ORANGE COLORED

TU CVn (*)

Name: TU CVn
Type: *, V*
Constellation: CVn
Coordinates: 12h54m56.52s / +47°11'48.20"
Brightness: v5.5-6.2 mag (44.2d)
B 40mm, 8x, Bortle 6-, NELM 5.0
2014-05-23: Light orange, less evident.
ORANGE COLORED

Y CVn (C*)

Name: Y CVn, La Superba
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: CVn
Coordinates: 12h45m07.83s / +45°26'24.92"
Brightness: v4.9-5.9 mag (267.8d)
B 40mm, 8x, Bortle 6-, NELM 5.0
2014-05-23: Slightly evident, orange.

ORANGE COLORED
80mm f/6.25, 25x, Bortle 6-, NELM 5.0
2014-05-23: Evident, deep orange.
ORANGE COLORED