Star Altair

White-Blue star Altair is located 16.7 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class A7 V, that has 179 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.

Sun distance: 16.7 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Altair
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White-Blue star
spectral class A7 V

1.79 solar masses
1.83 solar radii
temperature icontemperature 7377 °K (7104 °C)
time icon1.2 bilion years old star
(No known exoplanets yet)
Other designations of this star
Alpha Aquilae, α Aquilae, Gliese 768, 53 Aquilae, 53 Aql, BD+08°4236, FK5 745, GCTP 4665.00, Gliese 768, HD 187642, HIP 97649, HR 7557, LFT 1499, LHS 3490, LTT 15795, NLTT 48314, SAO 125122, WDS 19508+0852A, alf Aql
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