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Star Wolf 1039

Red dwarf Wolf 1039 is located 46 light years away from the Sun. It is a single flare star of spectral class M2/3V, that has typically about 25 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this star system.
Sun distance
46 light years

Wolf 1039

Red dwarf (spectral class M2/3V)
flare star

Location

Ascension iconRight ascension: 23h 34m 2.276s
Declination iconDeclination: 0° 10' 30.874'' (equatorial region)
Parallax iconParallax: 71.234
Distance iconSun distance: 45.787 ly | 14 pc

Basic characteristic

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Mass: 40 % M Sun | 387.6 M Jupiter (estimate)
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Size: 40 % R Sun | 4.2 R Jupiter (estimate)
(No known exoplanets yet)

Photometry

Magnitude iconApparent magnitude (V): 11.2
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 Wolf 1039
Nearby star Wolf 1039 is a main sequence star that fuses hydrogen atoms into helium.
      Wolf 1039 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
Gaia EDR3 2644439955745152512
External sources
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Simbad database (Wolf 1039)
Astronomical database SIMBAD (the Set of Identifications, Measurements and Bibliography for Astronomical Data)
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Gaia database (Gaia EDR3 2644439955745152512)
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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