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Last update: 2017-11-14

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- Carbon & Red Stars (Lep) -

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)

R Lep (C*)

Name: R Lep, Hind's Crimson Star
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Lep
Coordinates: 04h59m36.35s / -14°48'22.53"
Brightness: v5.5-11.7 mag (445d)
B 40mm, 8x, Bortle 7, NELM 4.5, SQM-L 18.9
2015-01-07: Moderately bright and intensive red coloring. Very nice between other, brighter stars.

RED COLORED
B 40mm, 8x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.0
2016-12-31: Rather faint, but red coloring still noticeable.

RED COLORED
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4+
2013-02-02: Fairly bright and extremely red colored. Partly intensive purple colored. Awesome!

RED COLORED
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4, NELM 5.9+, SQM-L 21.0
2015-12-30: Very intensive orange to red coloring.
RED COLORED