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Last update: 2018-09-23

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- Carbon & Red Stars (Gem) -

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)

AB Gem (C*)

Name: AB Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h26m14.12s / +19°04'25.68"
Brightness: v9.4-10.5 mag (223d)
8" f/6, 100x, NELM 5.0
2014-02-17: At 37x quite faint, but evident due to its coloring. Slightly reddish. At 100x deep red colored.

RED COLORED
70mm f/5.7, 72x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 18.9
2018-02-12: Barely seen with direct vision. Appeared deep orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

BM Gem (C*)

Name: BM Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 07h20m59.01s / +24°59'58.08"
Brightness: p11.5-12.1 mag (286d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-01-12: Moderately bright, slightly evident, orange colored. Not better at 62x.

ORANGE COLORED
70mm f/5.7, 15x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 18.9
2018-02-12: Quite evident, bright, orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

BU Gem (*)

Name: BU Gem, 6 Gem
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h12m19.10s / +22°54'30.64"
Brightness: v5.7-7.4 mag (325d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-01-11: Fairly bright, apparent, obviously orange colored.

ORANGE COLORED
70mm f/5.7, 15x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 18.9
2018-02-12: Bright, slightly orange colored, less conspicuous.
ORANGE COLORED

CR Gem (C*)

Name: CR Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h34m23.92s / +16°04'30.32"
Brightness: b10.9-12.1 mag (250d)
4.5" f/8, 72x
2014-02-06 (half moon): Deep red, crimson. Vividly colored. Moderately bright. Worthwhile!

RED COLORED
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4
2014-02-23: Vividly colored, bright, deep orange to slightly reddish. Purple color was evident only with smaller aperture!?

ORANGE COLORED
70mm f/5.7, 15x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 18.9
2018-02-12: At 15x pretty faint, deep red colored. At 32x evident.
RED COLORED

DH Gem (C*)

Name: DH Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h30m53.55s / +12°28'45.62"
Brightness: b11.6-13.7 mag
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 5
2014-01-01: Quite faint, reddish.

RED COLORED
70mm f/5.7, 32x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 18.9
2018-02-12: Rather faint, barely visible with direct vision. Appeared reddish.
RED COLORED

eta Gem (*)

Name: eta Gem, 7 Gem
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h14m52.66s / +22°30'24.46"
Brightness: v3.1-3.9 mag (232.9d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-01-11: Very bright, slightly orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

NQ Gem (C*)

Name: NQ Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 07h31m54.52s / +24°30'12.57"
Brightness: v7.4-8.2 mag (58.2d)
4.5" f/8, 28x, Bortle 6
2013-12-29: Fairly bright, somewhat evident, slightly orange colored.

ORANGE COLORED
70mm f/5.7, 15x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 18.9
2018-02-12: Bright, at best light orange, not evident.
ORANGE COLORED

NY Gem (C*)

Name: NY Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h39m17.78s / +22°36'18.36"
Brightness: p12.5-15.5 mag (200d)
8" f/6, 100x, NELM 5.0
2014-02-17: At 37x fairly faint, but still visible with direct vision. Appeared somewhat reddish. At 100x deep red to purple colored, but still faint.
RED COLORED

OX Gem (*)

Name: OX Gem
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h08m47.79s / +25°38'44.15"
Brightness: p8.1-9.1 mag
4.5" f/8, 28x, Bortle 6
2013-12-29: Relatively bright, slightly orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

R Gem (*)

Name: R Gem
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 07h07m21.27s / +22°42'12.71"
Brightness: v6.0-14.0 mag (369.91d)
4.5" f/8, 28x
2014-02-06: Quite bright. At 28x slightly, at 75x obviously orange colored. But however less evident.

ORANGE COLORED
70mm f/5.7, 72x, Bortle 6, SQM-L 18.9
2018-02-12: Too faint to see any color.

RV Gem (*)

Name: RV Gem
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 07h17m59.73s / +23°55'20.00"
Brightness: p11.2-16.0 mag (287.6d)
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, NELM 6.0
2014-02-23: Not seen. Probably near the minimum.

TU Gem (C*)

Name: TU Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h10m53.10s / +26°00'53.35"
Brightness: p9.4-12.5 mag (230d)
4.5" f/8, 28x, Bortle 6
2013-12-29: Obviously orange to slightly red colored. Quite bright.
ORANGE COLORED

TV Gem (*)

Name: TV Gem
Type: *, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h11m51.41s / +21°52'05.65"
Brightness: v6.3-7.5 mag (229d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-01-12: Fairly bright, somewhat apparent, slightly orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

TYC1877-224-1 (*)

Name: TYC1877-224-1
Group: M35
Type: *
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h09m00.86s / +24°15'56.14"
Brightness: v8.6 mag
80mm f/6.25, 62x
2014-01-11: Slightly orange colored, less evident.
ORANGE COLORED

VW Gem (C*)

Name: VW Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h42m08.59s / +31°27'17.58"
Brightness: v8.1-8.5 mag
4.5" f/8, 28x, Bortle 6
2013-12-29: Relatively bright, obviously orange colored. At 75x slightly reddish. Evident.
ORANGE COLORED

VX Gem (C*)

Name: VX Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 07h12m48.97s / +14°36'03.71"
Brightness: v7.9-12.0 mag (378.6d)
8" f/6, 100x, NELM 5.0
2014-02-17: At 37x slightly reddish, at 100x intensive red, partly purple colored.
RED COLORED

ZZ Gem (C*)

Name: ZZ Gem
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Gem
Coordinates: 06h24m01.24s / +25°01'52.93"
Brightness: v8.3-11.2 mag (314.5d)
8" f/6, 100x, NELM 5.0
2014-02-17: At 37x moderately bright, evident due to deep orange coloring, partly reddish. At 100x deep red, partly purple colored.
RED COLORED