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Star Gliese 740

Red dwarf Gliese 740 is located 36.2 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M1.0Ve, that has 58 of solar mass. There are multiple known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
36.2 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 740
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Red dwarf (spectral class M1.0Ve)

Mass: 0.58 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.56 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3923 K | 0.68 T Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 9.217

2 exoplanets:
Gliese 740 b
3.2 M 0.03 AU 2.4 days
Gliese 740 c
98.6 M 5 AU 0 days unconfirmed
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 740
      Nearby star Gliese 740 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 740 is about 60 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3923 K (3650 °C), which is about 68 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
GJ 740, LHS 470, HD 176029, HIC 93101, BD+05 3993, NLTT 47240, LTT 15568, LFT 1443, Gaia EDR3 4282578724832056576
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (HD 176029 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 4282578724832056576)
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
1.6
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MCC 188 0 M
3.1
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Gaia EDR3 4269379774976572160 0 M
4.1
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G 22-26 0 M
4.4
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2MASS J19251275+0700362 0 M
5.6
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V* V816 Her 0 M
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