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Star Gliese 109

Red dwarf Gliese 109 is located 25.1 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3V, that has 30 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
25.1 light years
Gliese 109
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3V)

Basic characteristic

Mass: 0.3 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.36 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3387 K | 0.59 T Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 10.56
(No known exoplanets yet)

Photometry

Absolute stellar magnitude in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum from infrared (K band) to ultraviolet (U band).
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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 109
      Nearby star Gliese 109 can be found in northern celestial hemisphere, you cannot see it with naked eye, but you can observe this star with basic telescope. The star is observable from Northern America, Europe and Asia.  Gliese 109 is about 40 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3387 K (3114 °C), which is about 59 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
Ross 556, V VX Ari, VX Arietis, V* VX Ari, HIC 12781, HIP 12781, Ci 20 180, Ci 20 180, LHS 1439, LTT 10897, Gaia EDR3 114207651462714880
External sources
simbad icon Simbad database (V* VX Ari)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 114207651462714880)
Archive from the Gaia mission
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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