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Star Gliese 436

Red dwarf Gliese 436 is located 31.9 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3V, that has 41 of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.
Sun distance
31.9 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 436
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3V)

Mass: 0.41 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.42 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3505 K | 0.61 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.025 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 10.61

1 exoplanet:
Gliese 436 b
21.4 M 0.03 AU 0 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 436
      Nearby star Gliese 436 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 436 is about 40 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3505 K (3232 °C), which is about 61 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
2MASS J11421096+2642251, GJ 436, HIP 57087, LTT 13213, LHS 310, Ross 905, G 120-68, LFT 838, NLTT 28288, WISEA J114211.79+264215.1, Gaia EDR3 4017860992519744384
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (Ross 905 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 4017860992519744384)
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
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Star name Mass
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Planets
4.2
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61 Ursae Majoris 0.85 M
4.9
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Xi Ursae Majoris Aa 0.97 M
0 M
0.14 M
0.38 M
0.86 M
5.7
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Gliese 450 0.49 M
6.4
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Argelanders Star 0.66 M
7.6
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WISE 1217+1626 0.02 M
0.01 M
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