Star Gliese 486

Red dwarf Gliese 486 is located 26.4 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3.5Ve C, that has 32 % of solar mass. There is at least ona exoplanet in this system.

Red dwarfs are small reddish stars, it is by far the most common type of star in solar neighborhood.
Gliese 486
Red dwarf
spectral class M3.5Ve C

0.323 solar masses
0.328 solar radii
0.01210 solar luminosity

1 known exoplanet:
Gliese 486 b
| 2.82 earth masses
Other designations of this star
Wolf 437, LHS 341, HIC 62452, HIP 62452, LFT 947, LTT 13654, G 60-32, Ci 20 737, TYC 882-1111-1, NLTT 31933, WISEA J124755.90+094500.2, LSPM J1247+0945, 2MASS J12475664+0945050, PLX 2943, Gaia EDR3 3735000631158990976

Closest stars

Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
2.9 Gliese 493.1 0
4.9 Gliese 514 0.4
1
5.4 WISE 1217+1626 0
0
5.7 Gliese 1154 0
6.1 GL Virginis 0.1
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News from this star system

05. 03. 2021
Exoplanet orbiting nearby star Gliese 486 could be a perfect candidate for atmosphere study