Star Gliese 1061

Red dwarf Gliese 1061 is located 12 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M5.5 V, that has 11 % 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 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Gliese 1061
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Red dwarf
spectral class M5.5 V

0.113 solar masses
temperature icontemperature 2999 °K (2726 °C)

3 known exoplanets:
Gliese 1061 b
| 1.5 earth masses
Gliese 1061 c
| 1.7 earth masses
Gliese 1061 d
| 1.6 earth masses
Other designations of this star
LHS 1565, LFT 295, LTT 1702, LP 995-46, L 372-58, Gaia EDR3 4848140361962951552
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Three new exoplanets were discovered orbiting star Gliese 1061

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