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Star Gliese 486

Red dwarf Gliese 486 is located 26.4 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3.5Ve C, that has 32 of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.
Sun distance
26.4 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 486
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3.5Ve C)

Mass: 0.323 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.328 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3340 K | 0.58 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.01210 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 11.39

1 exoplanet:
Gliese 486 b
2.8 M 0.02 AU 1.5 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 486
      Nearby star Gliese 486 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 486 is about 30 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3340 K (3067 °C), which is about 58 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
Wolf 437, LHS 341, HIC 62452, HIP 62452, LFT 947, LTT 13654, G 60-32, Ci 20 737, TYC 882-1111-1, NLTT 31933, WISEA J124755.90+094500.2, LSPM J1247+0945, 2MASS J12475664+0945050, PLX 2943, Gaia EDR3 3735000631158990976
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (Wolf 437 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 3735000631158990976)
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.
News from this star system
Article image:

Exoplanet orbiting nearby star Gliese 486 could be a perfect candidate for atmosphere study

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Distance
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Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
2.9
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Gliese 493.1 0 M
4.9
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Gliese 514 0.51 M
1
5.4
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WISE 1217+1626 0.02 M
0.01 M
5.7
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Gliese 1154 0 M
6
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GL Virginis 0.12 M
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