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Star Gliese 1050

Red dwarf Gliese 1050 is located 35.5 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
35.5 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 1050
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3)

Mass: 0.36 M Sun | M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 0.37 R Sun (estimate)
temperature iconTemperature: 3400 K | 0.59 T Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 11.73
(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 1050
      Nearby star Gliese 1050 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 1050 is about 40 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3400 K (3127 °C), which is about 59 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
LHS 157, GCRV 26217, GJ 1050, L 513-23, LFT 221, LP 941-142, LTT 1304, 2MASS J02395066-3407557, NLTT 8645, TIC 122574885, WISEA J023951.16-340815.1, Gaia EDR3 5062273240775788416
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (L 513-23 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 5062273240775788416)
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
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Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
4.6
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2MASS J02572581-3105523 0 M
5.7
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2MASS J0243−2453 0.03 M
6.1
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LP 993-115 0 M
6.6
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V* CC Eri 0 M
6.8
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Gliese 3135 0 M
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