Star Gliese 1001 B

Brown dwarf Gliese 1001 B is located 39.6 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class L5, that has typically about 4 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.

Sun distance: 39.6 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Gliese 1001 B
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Brown dwarf
spectral class L5

0.05 solar masses (estimate)
0.09 solar radii (estimate)
temperature icontemperature 1600 °K (1327 °C)
(No known exoplanets yet)
Other designations of this star
GKI 2, 2MASSW J0004348-404405, 2MASS J00043484-4044058, L 362-29 B, Gaia EDR3 4996141155411984128
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