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Star Gliese 1002

Red dwarf Gliese 1002 is located 15.8 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M5.5 V, that has 11 of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
15.8 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 1002
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Red dwarf (spectral class M5.5 V)

Mass: 0.11 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.13 R Sun (estimate)
temperature iconTemperature: 3061 K | 0.53 T Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 13.83
(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 Gliese 1002
      Nearby star Gliese 1002 can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, however it is too dim to be seen with the naked eye or even a small telescope.  Gliese 1002 is about 10 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3061 K (2788 °C), which is about 53 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
LHS 2, G 158-27, GCTP 9.01, Gaia DR2 2441630500517079808, GJ 1002, Gaia EDR3 2441630500517079808
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (G 158-27 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 2441630500517079808)
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.
Closest stars
Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
2.5
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Gliese 1005 0.18 M
0.11 M
4.7
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Van Maanens star 0.68 M
4.8
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Gliese 908 0.37 M
5.2
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Gliese 876 0.33 M
4
5.8
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YZ Ceti 0.13 M
3
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