Nearby stars catalogue < LIVING fUTURE

Star Gliese 876

Red dwarf Gliese 876 is located 15.2 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M4 V, that has 33 of solar mass. There are multiple known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
15.2 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Gliese 876
part of star image
part of star image
Red dwarf (spectral class M4 V)

Mass: 0.33 M Sun | M Jupiter
radius icon
Size: 0.3761 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3377 K | 0.58 T Sun
time iconAge: 5 billions years | 1.09 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.0122 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 10.19

4 exoplanets:
Gliese 876 d
6.8 M 0.02 AU 0 days
Gliese 876 c
222.5 M 0.13 AU 0 days
Gliese 876 b
731.2 M 0.21 AU 0 days
Gliese 876 e
15 M 0.34 AU 0 days
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 876
      Nearby star Gliese 876 can be found in southern 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 876 is about 40 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3377 K (3104 °C), which is about 58 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
Ross 780, BD-15°6290, G 156-057, GCTP 5546.00, HIC 113020, HIP 113020, IL Aquarii, LHS 530, Vys 337, GJ 876, Gaia EDR3 2603090003484152064
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (BD-15 6290 )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 2603090003484152064)
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
4.2
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
EZ Aquarii 0.11 M
0.1 M
0.11 M
5.2
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 1002 0.11 M
5.5
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 1005 0.18 M
0.11 M
6.6
part of star image
part of star image
Lacaille 9352 0.5 M
2
7.2
part of star image
part of star image
Gliese 1 0.46 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-876