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Star Ross 486 B

Red dwarf Ross 486 B is located 43.1 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
43.1 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Ross 486 B
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Red dwarf

Mass: 0.18 M Sun | M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 0.21 R Sun (estimate)
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 13.69
(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 Ross 486 B
      Nearby star Ross 486 B can be found in southern 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 3637980098784983936, Ross 486B, Gaia EDR3 3637980098784983936
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (Ross 486B)
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 3637980098784983936)
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
0.2
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Ross 486 0 M
0 M
4.1
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G 62-28 0 M
5.4
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2MASS J1331-0116 0 M
6.1
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2MASS J1346-0031 0 M
6.4
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2MASS J1254-0122 0 M
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