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Last update: 2017-09-20

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- Carbon & Red Stars (UMa) -

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)

DH UMa (C*)

Name: DH UMa
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: UMa
Coordinates: 09h03m15.25s / +50°05'39.36"
Brightness: v9.2-9.4mag
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4.5
2016-01-22: At 18x too faint, at 40x and 75x at most slightly orange colored.

HD85066 (C*)

Name: HD85066
Type: *, C*
Constellation: UMa
Coordinates: 09h51m05.35s / +52°37'25.46"
Brightness: v9.7 mag
120mm f/5, 40x, NELM 4.5
2016-01-21: At 18x faint without noticeable coloring. At 40x and 75x at most slightly orange.

RT UMa (C*)

Name: RT UMa
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: UMa
Coordinates: 09h18m24.40s / +51°24'07.47"
Brightness: v8.6-9.6mag
4.5" f/8, 28x
2013-12-29: Very vividly colored, deep red/crimson.

RED COLORED
4.5" f/8, 75x, Bortle 4, NELM 6.0
2014-04-20: Moderately bright, deep orange.
ORANGE COLORED

S UMa (*)

Name: S UMa
Type: *, V*
Constellation: UMa
Coordinates: 12h43m56.67s / +61°05'35.51"
Brightness: v7.1-12.7mag (225.87d)
80mm f/6.25, 25x
2014-01-12: Still visible with direct vision. Slightly orange colored. At 41x not much better, less evident.
ORANGE COLORED

VY UMa (C*)

Name: VY UMa
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: UMa
Coordinates: 10h45m04.03s / +67°24'40.99"
Brightness: v5.73-6.32mag (120.4d)
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 5
2014-01-01: Easy to find, fairly bright, orange.
ORANGE COLORED