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Star Xi Bootis

Binary star Xi Bootis is located 22 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
22 light years
Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.
Xi Bootis A
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Yellow star (spectral class G8Ve)

Mass: 0.881 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.863 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 5480 K | 0.95 T Sun
time iconAge: 6.5 billions years | 1.41 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.6041 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 4.675
(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
Xi Bootis B
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Orange star (spectral class K4Ve)

Mass: 0.7 M Sun | M Jupiter
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Size: 0.61 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 4767 K | 0.83 T Sun
time iconAge: 6.5 billions years | 1.41 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.061 L Sun
Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 6.816
(No known exoplanets yet)
Photometry
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30
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 Xi Bootis
      Nearby star Xi Bootis can be found in northern celestial hemisphere, and it is possible to see it with naked eye. The star is observable also from Northern America, Europe and Asia. 
Other designations of this star
Gliese 566, Ksi Bootis, GJ 556, ξ Boo, ξ Boötis, 37 Boötis, HD 131156, HIP 72659, HR 5544, SAO 101250, Gaia EDR3 1237090738916392704
External sources
Sources
simbad icon Simbad database (* ksi Boo B )
simbad icon Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 1237090738916392832)
Closest stars
Distance
(Light Years)
Star name Mass
(Solar mass)
Planets
2.8
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WISEP J1503+2525 0.02 M
7.1
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Gliese 526 0.28 M
8.4
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LP 502-56 0 M
9.2
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Gliese 514 0.51 M
1
9.4
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SDSS J1416+1348 0.07 M
0.03 M
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