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Star Lambda Aurigae

Subgiant Lambda Aurigae is located 41 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class G1.5IV-VFe-1, that has 108 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
41 light years
Lambda Aurigae
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Subgiant (spectral class G1.5IV-VFe-1)

Basic characteristic

Mass: 1.081 M Sun | M Jupiter
radius icon
Size: 1.331 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 5931 K | 1.03 T Sun
time iconAge: 5 billions years | 1.09 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 1.732 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 4.71
(No known exoplanets yet)

Photometry

Absolute stellar magnitude in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum from infrared (K band) to ultraviolet (U band).
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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 Lambda Aurigae
      Nearby star Lambda Aurigae can be found in northern celestial hemisphere, and it is possible to see it with naked eye. The star is observable from Northern America, Europe and Asia.  Lambda Aurigae is  about 33 % bigger than the Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 5931 K (5658 °C), which is about 103 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
15 Aurigae, BD+39° 1248, FK5 1145, GJ 197, Gliese 197, HD 34411, HIP 24813, HIC 24813, HR 1729, LFT 403, LHS 1753, LTT 11625, SAO 40233, NLTT 14837, TIC 409104974, TYC 2900-2157-1, STF 5003A, 15 Aur, TD1 4327, Al Hurr, * lam Aur, Gaia EDR3 188771135583573504
External sources
simbad icon Simbad database (* lam Aur)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 188771135583573504)
Archive from the Gaia mission
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