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Star Gliese 1286

Red dwarf Gliese 1286 is located 23.4 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M5Ve, that has 12 of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
23.4 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 1286
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Red dwarf (spectral class M5Ve)

Mass: 0.12 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.15 R Sun | 1.5 R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3052 K | 0.53 T Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 14.69
(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 1286
      Nearby star Gliese 1286 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 1286 is about 20 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3052 K (2779 °C), which is about 53 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
LHS 546, G 157-77, GJ 1286, 2MASS J23351050-0223214, NLTT 57290, WISEA J233511.02-022329.7, Zkh 351, Gaia EDR3 2640434056928150400
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (G 157-77 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 2640434056928150400)
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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Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
4.7
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Gliese 908 0.37 M
6
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WISE 2220-3628 0 M
6.7
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Gliese 1276 0.54 M
8.2
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Gliese 1002 0.11 M
8.2
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96 G. Piscium 0.76 M
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