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Star DEN 0255-4700

Brown dwarf DEN 0255-4700 is located 15.9 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class T8.5, that has 4 of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
15.9 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
DEN 0255-4700
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Brown dwarf (spectral class T8.5)

Mass: 0.04 M Sun | 41.9 M Jupiter
radius icon
Size: 0.08 R Sun | 0.8 R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 1500 K | 0.26 T Sun
time iconAge: (5) billions years | 0 Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 22.92
(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 DEN 0255-4700
      Nearby star DEN 0255-4700 can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, however it is too dim to be seen with the naked eye or even a small telescope.  DEN 0255-4700 is much smaller than the Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 1500 K (1227 °C), which is about 26 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
2MUCD 10158, DENIS-P J025503.3−470049, 2MASS J02550357−4700509, DENIS-P J025503.5−470050, DENIS-P J0255.0−4700, 2MASSI 0255035−470050, Gaia EDR3 4752399493622045696
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (DENIS J025503.3-470049 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 4752399493622045696)
Class of stars Brown dwarf
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Brown dwarfs are not really stars, because there is no thermonuclear fusion in their core. These objects are smaller and cooler than stars, but too massive to be considered planets
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