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Star Gliese 180

Red dwarf Gliese 180 is located 39 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M3 Vc, that has 39 % of solar mass. There are multiple known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
39 light years

Gliese 180

Red dwarf (spectral class M3 Vc)

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 4h 53m 50.446s
Declination iconDeclination: -17° 46' 34.621'' (equatorial region)
Parallax iconParallax: 83.69
Distance iconSun distance: 38.972 ly | 11.9 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 39 % M Sun | 409 M Jupiter
radius icon
Size: 42 % R Sun | 4.2 R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 3572 K | 0.62 T Sun

3 exoplanets

Gliese 180 b 0.1 AU 8.3 M -
Gliese 180 c 0.13 AU 6.4 M -
Gliese 180 d 0.31 AU 7.6 M 106.3 days

Photometry

Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 10.9
Magnitude iconAbsolute magnitude (V): 10.5
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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
Absolute stellar magnitude in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum from infrared (K band) to ultraviolet (U band).
More about Gliese 180
Nearby star Gliese 180 is a main sequence star that fuses hydrogen atoms into helium. It is approximately 40 % of the size of Sun and temperature on its surface is around 3572 K (3299 °C), which is about 62 % of Sun's temperature.
      Gliese 180 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
LHS 1712, CSI-17-04516, HIC 22762, HIP 22762, LFT 377, L 736-30, LP 776-27, LPM 198, LTT 2116, 2MASS J04534995-1746235, NLTT 14144, PLX 1097, PLX 1097.00, TYC 5903-680-1, [RHG95] 838, Gaia EDR3 2979590513145784192
External sources
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Simbad database (L 736-30)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
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Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 2979590513145784192)
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

58 Eridani
1.1 M☉ 4.4 ly

2MASS J0439-2353
0.05 M☉ 5.1 ly

LP 775-31
- 5.4 ly

Gliese 173
0.48 M☉ 5.7 ly

2MASS J0523-1403
0.06 M☉ 6.2 ly
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