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G 161-51
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Star G 161-51

Red dwarf G 161-51 is located 77 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3.5, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this star system.
Sun distance
77 light years

G 161-51

Red dwarf (spectral class M3.5)

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 9h 36m 4.1s
Declination iconDeclination: -6° 7' 1.178'' (equatorial region)
Parallax iconParallax: 42.496
Distance iconSun distance: 76.751 ly | 23.5 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 40 % M Sun | 408.6 M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 110 % R Sun | 11 R Jupiter (estimate)
(No known exoplanets yet)

Photometry

Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 14
Magnitude iconAbsolute magnitude (V): 12.2
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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
Absolute stellar magnitude in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum from infrared (K band) to ultraviolet (U band).
More about G 161-51
       G 161-51 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 3823729157935421952
External sources
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Simbad database (G 161-51)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
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Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 3823729157935421952)
Archive from the Gaia mission
Class of stars Red dwarf
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

BD-04 2639
- 3.1 ly

G 161-66
- 3.3 ly

G 161-63
- 4.3 ly

HD 80632
- 5.6 ly

SCR J0905-0841
- 10.7 ly
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