TU Gem
DSS image of TU Gem
Digitized Sky Survey image of TU Gem, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of TU Gem
Overlaid DSS image of TU Gem, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
CCCS 461, HD 42247, SAO 78066

Type  Carbon Star
Magnitude  7.4
RA (2000)  6h 10'
Dec (2000)  26° 1' N
Constellation  Gemini

Observing Notes

Steve Coe

Period 230 days; 7.5-8.4m
Other Data Sources for TU Gem
Nearby objects for TU Gem
6 objects found within 120'
IC2157 IC2156 NGC2158
NGC2168 BD +24 1124 TU Gem
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.