Star Luytens Star

Red dwarf Luytens Star is located 12.3 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3.5 V, that has 26 % 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: 12.3 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Luytens Star
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Red dwarf
spectral class M3.5 V

0.26 solar masses
0.35 solar radii
temperature icontemperature 3277 °K (3004 °C)

4 known exoplanets:
Luytens Star b
| 2.2 earth masses
Luytens Star c
| 1.2 earth masses
Luytens Star d
| 10.8 earth masses
Luytens Star e
| 9.3 earth masses
Other designations of this star
Gliese 273, GCTP1755, BD +05°1668, G 089-019, LHS 33, LTT 12021, LFT 527, Vys 17, HIP 36208, Gaia EDR3 3139847906307949696
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