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Star Gliese 514

Red dwarf Gliese 514 is located 24.9 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M1Ve, that has 51 % of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.
Sun distance
24.9 light years
Gliese 514
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Red dwarf (spectral class M1Ve)

Basic characteristic

Mass: 0.51 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.5 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3714 K | 0.64 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.043 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 9.029

1 exoplanet

Gliese 514 b
5.2 M 0.42 AU 140.4 days

Photometry

Absolute stellar magnitude in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum from infrared (K band) to ultraviolet (U band).
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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 514
      Nearby star Gliese 514 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 from Northern America, Europe and Asia.  Gliese 514 is about 50 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3714 K (3441 °C), which is about 64 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
Ross 490, LHS 352, BD+11 2576, G 63-34, LTT 13925, NLTT 34287, LFT 1012, HIP 65859, HIC 65859, MCC 143, 2MASS J13295979+1022376, TYC 895-317-1 , Gl 514, Gaia EDR3 3738099879558957952
External sources
simbad icon Simbad database (BD+11 2576)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 3738099879558957952)
Archive from the Gaia mission
icon studyA quarter century of spectroscopic monitoring of the nearby M dwarf Gl 514. A super-Earth on an eccentric orbit moving in and out of the habitable zone
Scientific study, Submitted: 13. 04. 2022
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:

There is a super Earth orbiting nearby star Gliese 514 on very eccentric orbit

Closest stars
Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
3.9
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Gliese 518 0.55 M
4.9
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Gliese 486 0.32 M
1
5
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Gliese 493.1 0 M
6.6
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Ross 837 0 M
7.5
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Gliese 526 0.28 M
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