RV Mon
DSS image of RV Mon
Overlaid DSS image of RV Mon, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around RV Mon
RV Mon
BD+06 1462, HD 51620, SAO 114704, GSC 00161-02696, HIP 33550

Type  Carbon Star
Magnitude  7.47
Right Ascension  6h 58' 21.6"  (2000)
Declination  6° 10' 2" N
Constellation  Monoceros
Classification  C4,5
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Feb 9, 2018    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 92x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 6 Moon: 20%

Rich coppery-red color, bright, against a field of innumerable dim star, no bright stars nearby

Steve Coe

Period 132 days; 7.0-7.9m
― SAC Red Star Database
Other Data Sources for RV Mon
Nearby objects for RV Mon
5 objects found within 120'
BG Mon Biur11 Biur12
Biur8 Czernik27

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RV Mon