Star Vega

White-Blue star Vega is located 25 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class A0 V, that has 214 % of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.

Sun distance: 25 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Vega
part of star image
part of star image
White-Blue star
spectral class A0 V

2.135 solar masses
2.5 solar radii
temperature icontemperature 9830 °K (9557 °C)
time icon0.455 bilion years old star

1 unconfirmed exoplanet:
Vega b
| 20 earth masses
Other designations of this star
Alpha Lyrae, Lucida Lyrae, Gliese 721, Wega, α Lyrae, 3 Lyrae, BD+38°3238, GCTP 4293.00, HD 172167, HIP 91262, HR 7001, LTT 15486, SAO 67174
News from this star system

Massive candidate for exoplanet found orbiting Vega, one of the brightest stars on our sky

Get your next news from nearby stars

This is a new project, and partly still in developement. There will be soon more information and functions. We would love your support on social media.
Facebook profile

Closest stars
Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
4.5
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 747 0 M
0 M
4.9
part of star image
part of star image
Gaia DR2 2090670890062670080 0 M
6.9
part of star image
part of star image
2MASS 1835+3259 0.05 M
7
part of star image
part of star image
WISE 1804+3117 0 M
7.3
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
Mu Herculis Aa 1.11 M
0.32 M
0.39 M
0.44 M
3D map of stellar neighborhood List of all nearby stars