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Last update: 2017-11-29

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- Carbon & Red Stars (Peg) -

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)

NC97 (C*)

Name: NC97, C*3316
Type: *, C*
Constellation: Peg
Coordinates: 22h04m55.00s / +25°09'03.00"
Brightness: v8.1 mag
In 'Simbad' (http://simbad.u-strasbg.fr/simbad/) this object is currently (2015-11-18) classified as error or artefact.

8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 4
2013-09-30: I couldn't see anything at this position, that might be a carbon star. Only some faint stars were visible with averted vision. On the images from DSS there is also nothing apparent. Maybe a mistake?

RX Peg (C*)

Name: RX Peg
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Peg
Coordinates: 21h56m22.36s / +22°51'39.91"
Brightness: p9.7-11.6 mag (629d)
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 4
2013-09-09: Easy to find, but less evident color. At 100x orange colored.
ORANGE COLORED

RZ Peg (C*)

Name: RZ Peg
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: Peg
Coordinates: 22h05m52.97s / +33°30'24.79"
Brightness: v7.6-13.6 mag (438.7d)
4.5" f/8, 28x, Bortle 7+
2013-09-26: Moderately bright, orange colored. Somewhat evident.
ORANGE COLORED