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Star Kruger 60

Binary star Kruger 60 is located 13.1 light years away from the Sun. It is a system with 2 stars. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
13.1 light years
Kruger 60 A
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3V)

Mass: 0.271 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.35 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3406 K | 0.59 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.01 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 11.41
(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
Kruger 60 B
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Red dwarf (spectral class M4 V)
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Mass: 0.176 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.24 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3620 K | 0.63 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.0034 L Sun
(No known exoplanets yet)
Photometry
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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 Kruger 60
      Nearby star Kruger 60 can be found in northern celestial hemisphere, however it is too dim to be seen with the naked eye or even a small telescope. 
Other designations of this star
LHS 3815, HD 239960B, Gliese 860, GJ 860, DO Cephei, BD+56° 2783, HD 239960, HIC 110893, HIP 110893, ADS 15972, G 232-075, LHS 3814, KR 60AB
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (HD 239960B )
News from this star system
Article image:

Interstellar comet I2/Borisov may have come from nearby binary star Kruger 60

Closest stars
Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
4.5
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Ross 248 0.14 M
4.9
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EV Lacertae 0.35 M
4.9
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Groombridge 34 0.38 M
0.15 M
2
5.2
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61 Cygni 0.7 M
0.63 M
6.2
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Struve 2398 0.33 M
0.25 M
2
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