Star YZ Ceti

Red dwarf YZ Ceti is located 12.1 light years away from the Sun. It is a single flare star of spectral class M4 Ve, that has 13 % of solar mass. There are multiple known exoplanets in this system.

Red dwarfs are small reddish stars, it is by far the most common type of star in solar neighborhood.
Sun distance: 12.1 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
YZ Ceti
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Red dwarf
spectral class M4 Ve
flare star

0.13 solar masses
0.168 solar radii
temperature icontemperature 3151 °K (2878 °C)
time icon5 bilion years old star

3 known exoplanets:
YZ Ceti b
| 0.763 earth masses
YZ Ceti c
| 0.979 earth masses
YZ Ceti d
| 1.141 earth masses
Other designations of this star
GCTP 248.01, Gliese 54.1, G 268-135, LHS 138, LTT 670, L 725-32, HIP 5643, YZ Cet, Gaia EDR3 2358524597030794112
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