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Star Alpha Mensae

Binary star Alpha Mensae is located 33.3 light years away from the Sun. It is a system with 2 stars. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
33.3 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Alpha Mensae
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Yellow star (spectral class G7 V)

Mass: 1.103 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.99 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 5580 K | 0.97 T Sun
time iconAge: 5.4 billions years | 1.17 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.819 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 5.069
(No known exoplanets yet)
Photometry
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K
2.1
H
1.6
J
1.2
Grp
0.8
I
0.8
G
0.6
V
0.5
Gbp
0.5
B
0.4
U
0.3
Gaia EDR3 5264749303457104384
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Red dwarf
Unconfirmed star

Mass: 0.15 M Sun | M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 0.19 R Sun (estimate)
(No known exoplanets yet)
Photometry
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30
35
K
2.1
H
1.6
J
1.2
Grp
0.8
I
0.8
G
0.6
V
0.5
Gbp
0.5
B
0.4
U
0.3
More about Alpha Mensae
      Nearby star Alpha Mensae can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, and it is possible to see it with naked eye. 
Other designations of this star
Alpha Mensae B, Alf Men, Alp Men, CD−74° 294, FK5 239, GJ 231, Gliese 231, HD 43834, HIP 29271, HR 2261, SAO 256274, LTT 2490, Gaia EDR3 5264749303462961280
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 5264749303457104384)
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Distance
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(Solar mass)
Planets
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1
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SCR J0630-7643 0 M
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LDS 169 0 M
0.4 M
5
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WISE J081117.81-805141.3 0 M
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