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Star Gliese 1

Red dwarf Gliese 1 is located 14 light years away from the Sun. It is a single flare star of spectral class M2V, that has 33 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this star system.
Sun distance
14 light years

Gliese 1

Red dwarf (spectral class M2V)
flare star

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 0h 5m 31.993s
Declination iconDeclination: -37° 22' 3.879'' (southern hemisphere)
Parallax iconParallax: 230.097
Distance iconSun distance: 14.175 ly | 4.3 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 33 % M Sun | 346 M Jupiter
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Size: 33 % R Sun | 3.3 R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3487 K | 0.6 T Sun
time iconAge: 8.27 billions years | 1.8 Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 0.015 L Sun
(No known exoplanets yet)

Photometry

Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 8.6
Magnitude iconAbsolute magnitude (V): 10.4
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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 Gliese 1
Nearby star Gliese 1 is a main sequence star that fuses hydrogen atoms into helium. It is approximately 30 % of the size of Sun and temperature on its surface is around 3487 K (3214 °C), which is about 60 % of Sun's temperature.
      Gliese 1 can be found in southern celestial hemisphere, you cannot see it with naked eye, but you can observe this star with basic telescope. The star is also observable from Northern America, Europe and Asia. 
Other designations of this star
G 267-025, GC 49, GCTP 5817.00, HD 225213, HIP 439, LHS 1, LTT 23, NLTT 134, NSV 15017, SAO 192348, GJ 1, Gaia EDR3 2306965202564744064
External sources
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Simbad database (HD 225213)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
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Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 2306965202564744064)
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.
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