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Star Gliese 898 B

Red dwarf Gliese 898 B is located 47.5 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3Ve, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
47.5 light years
Gliese 898 B
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3Ve)

Mass: 0.35 M Sun | M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 0.54 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3800 K | 0.66 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.06 L Sun
(No known exoplanets yet)
More about Gliese 898 B
      Nearby star Gliese 898 B can be found in southern celestial hemisphere.  Gliese 898 B is about 50 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3800 K (3527 °C), which is about 66 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
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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