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Star Gliese 1214

Red dwarf Gliese 1214 is located 47.8 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M4.5V, that has 16 of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.
Sun distance
47.8 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 1214
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Red dwarf (spectral class M4.5V)

Mass: 0.157 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.204 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3282 K | 0.57 T Sun
time iconAge: 6 billions years | 1.3 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.00328 L Sun

1 exoplanet:
Gliese 1214 b
8.2 M 0.01 AU 1.6 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 Gliese 1214
      Nearby star Gliese 1214 can be found in northern celestial hemisphere, however it is too dim to be seen with the naked eye or even a small telescope.  Gliese 1214 is about 20 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3282 K (3009 °C), which is about 57 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
LHS 3275, G 139-21, NLTT 44431, 2MASS J17151894+0457496, LSPM J1715+0457, UBV M 53793, USNO-B1.0 0949-00280047, GEN# +9.80139021, GJ 1214, Gaia EDR3 4393265392168829056
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (G 139-21 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 4393265392168829056)
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
3.1
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G 139-27 0 M
7.3
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LP 566-4 0 M
7.6
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Alpha Ophiuchi 2.4 M
0.85 M
8.3
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Gliese 1210 0 M
8.7
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HD 158614 0.96 M
0.95 M
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