Star PDS 70

Orange star PDS 70 is located 370 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class K7IVe C, that has 76 % of solar mass. There are multiple known exoplanets in this system.

Sun distance: 370 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
PDS 70
part of star image
part of star image
Orange star
spectral class K7IVe C

0.76 solar masses
1.26 solar radii
temperature icontemperature 3972 °K (3699 °C)
time icon0.0054 bilion years old star

2 known exoplanets:
PDS 70 b
| 317.907 earth masses
PDS 70 c
| 1398.791 earth masses
Other designations of this star
V1032 Cen, 2MASS J14081015-4123525, IRAS 14050−4109, CD-40 8434, DENIS J140810.1-412352, TIC 179413040, WISE J140810.13-412352.7
News from this star system

Composition of the disc around young star PDS 70, where new exoplanets are being created

A Circumplanetary Disk Around PDS 70c

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