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WASP 101
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Star WASP 101

Yellow-White star WASP 101 is located 651 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class F6, that has 134 % of solar mass. There is at least one exoplanet in this system.
Sun distance
651 light years

WASP 101

Yellow-White star (spectral class F6)

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 6h 33m 24.268s
Declination iconDeclination: -23° 29' 9.897'' (southern hemisphere)
Parallax iconParallax: 5.007
Distance iconSun distance: 651.433 ly | 199.7 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 134 % M Sun | 1404 M Jupiter
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Size: 129 % R Sun | 12.8 R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 6380 K | 1.1 T Sun

1 exoplanet

WASP 101 b 0.05 AU 448.2 M 5.6 R 3.6 days

Photometry

Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 10.3
Magnitude iconAbsolute magnitude (V): 3.8
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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 WASP 101
Star WASP 101 is is approximately 29 % bigger than the Sun and temperature on its surface is around 6380 K (6107 °C), which is about 110 % of Sun's temperature.
       WASP 101 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
Gaia DR3 2924661867160818304
External sources
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Stellar obliquity measurements of six gas giants
Scientific study, Accepted: 22. 03. 2024
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Gaia database (Gaia DR3 2924661867160818304)
Archive from the Gaia mission
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TESS database (TOI 471.01)
Archive from the TESS mission
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