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Star Ross 85

Red dwarf Ross 85 is located 37.7 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M2.5V, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
37.7 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Ross 85
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Red dwarf (spectral class M2.5V)

Mass: 0.41 M Sun | M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 0.43 R Sun (estimate)
temperature iconTemperature: 3613 K | 0.63 T Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 10.37
(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 85
      Nearby star Ross 85 can be found in northern celestial hemisphere, you cannot see it with naked eye, but you can observe this star with basic telescope. The star is observable also from Northern America, Europe and Asia.  Ross 85 is about 40 % of the size of Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 3613 K (3340 °C), which is about 63 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
LHS 2173, AC +13 1301, G 42-17, GJ 361, Gliese 361, HIC 47513, HIP 47513, LFT 670, LTT 12562, NLTT 22345, 2MASS J09411033+1312344, TIC 307646256, TYC 827-1159-1, WISEA J094109.88+131232.9, Gaia EDR3 614543647497149056
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (Ross 85)
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 614543647497149056)
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
6.5
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Ross 92 0 M
6.9
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HD 82106 0.79 M
7.2
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G 41-8 0 M
8.2
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G 42-24 0 M
9.6
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Gliese 1125 0 M
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