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Star Epsilon Eridani

Orange star Epsilon Eridani is located 10.5 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class K2 V, that has 82 of solar mass. There are multiple known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
10.5 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Epsilon Eridani
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Orange star (spectral class K2 V)

Mass: 0.82 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.735 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 5183 K | 0.9 T Sun
time iconAge: 0.5 billions years | 0.11 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.34 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 3.73

5 exoplanets:
Epsilon Eridani asteroid belt
- 2 AU 0 days
Epsilon Eridani b
248 M 3.48 AU 0 days
Epsilon Eridani asteroid belt
- 14 AU 0 days
Epsilon Eridani c
31.8 M 40 AU 0 days unconfirmed
Epsilon Eridani Dust belt c
- 60 AU 0 days
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 Epsilon Eridani
      Nearby star Epsilon Eridani can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, and it is possible to see it with naked eye. The star is observable also from Northern America, Europe and Asia.  Epsilon Eridani is about 70 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 5183 K (4910 °C), which is about 90 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
Ran, Gliese 144, 18 Eridani, BD -09°697, GCTP 742.00, HD 22049, HIP 16537, HR 1084, LHS 1557, SAO 130564, WDS 03330-0928, eps Eri, Gaia EDR3 5164707970261890560
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (* eps Eri )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 5164707970261890560)
Closest stars
Distance
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Star name Mass
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Planets
5.1
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Luyten 726-8 0.1 M
0.1 M
5.5
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Tau Ceti 0.78 M
4
5.9
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Teegardens star 0.09 M
2
6.3
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40 Eridani 0.84 M
0.2 M
0.57 M
1
6.9
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Gliese 1061 0.11 M
3
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