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Star Gliese 842

Red dwarf Gliese 842 is located 37.7 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M0.5V, that has 58 of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
37.7 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 842
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Red dwarf (spectral class M0.5V)

Mass: 0.58 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.68 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3649 K | 0.63 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.05 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 9.715
(No known exoplanets yet)
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 842
      Nearby star Gliese 842 can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, you cannot see it with naked eye, but you can observe this star with basic telescope.  Gliese 842 is about 70 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3649 K (3376 °C), which is about 63 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
LHS 3741, DENIS J215934.4-594509, GJ 842, CD-60 7821, HIC 108569, HIP 108569, LFT 1672, L 165-2, LTT 8780, NLTT 52576, 2MASS J21593479-5945104, TIC 394015919, TYC 8820-224-1, WISEA J215935.92-594511.3, Gaia EDR3 6409685433069148288
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (CD-60 7821)
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 6409685433069148288)
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.
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Distance
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UCAC4 203-192840 0 M
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