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Star LP 491-51

Red dwarf LP 491-51 is located 49.5 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3.0V, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
49.5 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
LP 491-51
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Red dwarf (spectral class M3.0V)

Mass: 0.35 M Sun | M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 0.38 R Sun (estimate)
(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 LP 491-51
      Nearby star LP 491-51 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
Gaia EDR3 3968118399284369280
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (LP 491-51)
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 3968118399284369280)
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.
Closest stars
Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
4.7
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2MASS J1043+1213 0 M
6.7
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G 44-42 0 M
7.2
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Gliese 3649 0 M
7.9
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G 44-43 0 M
8
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Ross 627 0 M
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