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Star Gliese 479

Red dwarf Gliese 479 is located 31 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3 V, that has 43 of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.
Sun distance
31 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 479
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3 V)

Mass: 0.43 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.09 R Sun (estimate)
temperature iconTemperature: 3491 K | 0.6 T Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 10.66

1 exoplanet:
Gliese 479 b
5.1 M 0.07 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 479
      Nearby star Gliese 479 can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, you cannot see it with naked eye, but you can observe this star with basic telescope.  Gliese 479 is much smaller than the Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3491 K (3218 °C), which is about 60 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
CD-51 6859, LHS 336, HIC 61629, HIP 61629, LFT 930, L 255-20, LPM 438, LTT 4806, NLTT 31327, 2MASS J12375231-5200055, Gaia EDR3 6078114541943893888
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (CD-51 6859 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 6078114541943893888)
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
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UCAC4 175-092532 0 M
3.2
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1RXS J115928.5-524717 0 M
6.3
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Gliese 480.1 0 M
7
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Gliese 438 0.4 M
7.3
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SIPS J1259-4336 0 M
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