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Star Gliese 3942

Red dwarf Gliese 3942 is located 55.3 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M0.5Ve C, that has 63 of solar mass. There are multiple known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
55.3 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 3942
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Red dwarf (spectral class M0.5Ve C)

Mass: 0.63 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.61 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3850 K | 0.67 T Sun

2 exoplanets:
Gliese 3942 b
7.2 M 0.06 AU 6.9 days
Gliese 3942 c
6.3 M 0.08 AU 10.4 days unconfirmed
Photometry
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10
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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 3942
      Nearby star Gliese 3942 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 also from Northern America, Europe and Asia.  Gliese 3942 is about 60 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3850 K (3577 °C), which is about 67 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
GJ 3942, HIC 79126, HIP 79126, AC +53 2527-109, LSPM J1609+5256, 2MASS J16090309+5256379, TIC 162494287, TYC 3877-1000-1, USNO-B1.0 1429-00309462, MCC 759, Gaia EDR3 1428030622526979968
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (MCC 759 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 1428030622526979968)
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
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Planets
5.6
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G 201-54 0 M
6.5
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LSPM J1631+4710 0 M
7.7
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LP 135-272 0 M
8.5
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CM Draconis 0.23 M
0 M
0.21 M
9.6
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14 Herculis 0.9 M
2
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