Nearby stars catalogue < LIVING fUTURE

Star Gliese 493.1

Red dwarf Gliese 493.1 is located 27.9 light years away from the Sun. It is a single flare star of spectral class M4.5 Ve, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
27.9 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 493.1
part of star image
part of star image
Red dwarf (spectral class M4.5 Ve)
flare star

Mass: 0.2 M Sun | M Jupiter (estimate)
radius icon
Size: 0.21 R Sun (estimate)
temperature iconTemperature: 3192 K | 0.55 T Sun
(No known exoplanets yet)
Photometry
5
10
15
20
25
30
35
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 493.1
      Nearby star Gliese 493.1 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 493.1 is about 20 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3192 K (2919 °C), which is about 55 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
Wolf 461, V* FN Vir, G 60-55, G 62-5, LFT 962, LHS 2664, LTT 13750, NLTT 32583, 2MASS J13003350+0541081, Gaia EDR3 3705324881045028992
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (Wolf 461 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 3705324881045028992)
Class of stars Red dwarf
part of star image
part of star image
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
2.9
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 486 0.32 M
1
4.4
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 518 0.55 M
5
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 514 0.51 M
1
6.1
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 1154 0 M
7.5
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
WISE 1217+1626 0.02 M
0.01 M
3D map of stellar neighborhood List of all nearby stars
Get your next news from nearby stars
This is a new project, and partly still in developement. There will be soon more information and functions. We would love your support on social media.
gliese-4931