Star Gliese 588

Red dwarf Gliese 588 is located 19.3 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M2.5 V, that has 46 % 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: 19.3 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Gliese 588
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Red dwarf
spectral class M2.5 V

0.46 solar masses
0.48 solar radii
temperature icontemperature 3501 °K (3228 °C)

2 known exoplanets:
Gliese 588 b
| 2.4 earth masses
Gliese 588 c
| 10.3 earth masses
Other designations of this star
CD-40 9712, HIP 76074, LHS 397, LTT 6210, TYC 7844-1976-1, 2MASS J15321302-4116314, Gaia EDR3 6002807341299977216
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