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HD 5608
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Star HD 5608

Subgiant HD 5608 is located 191 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class K0 IV, that has 129 % of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.
Sun distance
191 light years

HD 5608

Subgiant (spectral class K0 IV)

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 0h 58m 14.268s
Declination iconDeclination: 33° 57' 2.043'' (northern hemisphere)
Parallax iconParallax: 17.07
Distance iconSun distance: 191.073 ly | 58.6 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 129 % M Sun | 1351 M Jupiter
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Size: 543 % R Sun | 54 R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 4807 K | 0.83 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 1.155 L Sun

1 exoplanet

HD 5608 b 1.79 AU 371.2 M 13.7 R 768.7 days

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
Absolute stellar magnitude in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum from infrared (K band) to ultraviolet (U band).
More about HD 5608
Star HD 5608 is is approximately 5 times bigger than the Sun and temperature on its surface is around 4807 K (4534 °C), which is about 83 % of Sun's temperature.
      HD 5608 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 easily observable from Northern America, Europe and Asia. 
Other designations of this star
Gaia DR3 362706006713454208
External sources
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Gaia database (Gaia DR3 362706006713454208)
Archive from the Gaia mission
Class of stars Subgiant
A subgiant is a term used to describe a luminous star that is typically running out of hydrogen for nuclear fusion and is thus departing from the main sequence. These stars are classified as Yerkes luminosity class IV.
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