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Ross 92
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Star Ross 92

Red dwarf Ross 92 is located 40 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class M4, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this star system.
Sun distance
40 light years

Ross 92

Red dwarf (spectral class M4)

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 9h 41m 2.585s
Declination iconDeclination: 22° 1' 20.543'' (northern hemisphere)
Parallax iconParallax: 81.024
Distance iconSun distance: 40.254 ly | 12.3 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 30 % M Sun | 261.9 M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 30 % R Sun | 2.7 R Jupiter (estimate)
(No known exoplanets yet)

Photometry

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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 Ross 92
      Ross 92 can be found in northern celestial hemisphere, however it is too dim to be seen with the naked eye or even a small telescope. 
Other designations of this star
LHS 2171, G 49-20, GJ 359, Gliese 359, LFT 667, LTT 12559, 2MASS J09410199+2201291, NLTT 22332, TIC 92007090, WISEA J094102.40+220123.1, Gaia EDR3 640862653425455360
External sources
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Simbad database (Ross 92)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
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Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 640862653425455360)
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

Ross 85
- 6.5 ly

Ross 93
- 7.6 ly

LSPM J1015+1729
- 8.8 ly

55 Cancri
0.96 M☉ 9 ly

G 42-24
- 9.3 ly
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