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Star AP Columbae

Red dwarf AP Columbae is located 28.3 light years away from the Sun. It is a single flare star of spectral class M5 V, that has 25 of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
28.3 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
AP Columbae
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Red dwarf (spectral class M5 V)
flare star

Mass: 0.25 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.32 R Sun (estimate)
temperature iconTemperature: 3079 K | 0.53 T Sun
time iconAge: 0.04 billions years | 0.01 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.0004 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 12.96
(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
More about AP Columbae
      Nearby star AP Columbae can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, however it is too dim to be seen with the naked eye or even a small telescope.  AP Columbae is about 30 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3079 K (2806 °C), which is about 53 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
V* AP Col, LTT 2449, L 523-55, LP 949-15, 2MASS J06045215-3433360, Gaia EDR3 2886233695250041216
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (V* AP Col )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 2886233695250041216)
Class of stars Red dwarf
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Red dwarfs are small reddish stars, that are by far the most common type of star in solar neighborhood. Their mass is usually between 10 and 50 % of solar mass.
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Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
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0.82 M
7
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Gliese 257 0.25 M
0.24 M
8
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WISE J071322.55-291751.9 0 M
8
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SCR J0533-4257 0 M
8.6
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2MASS 0729-3954 0.04 M
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