CD-37 15492 Gliese 1

Stellar classification



  • X 1
  • Y -14
  • Z 3
→ Sol: 14

Object type

  • Flare Star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
  • High proper-motion Star
  • Variable Star
simbad:HD 225213


Gliese 1 is a red dwarf in the constellation Sculptor, which is found in the southern celestial hemisphere. It is one of the closest stars to the Sun, at an approximate distance of 14.2 light years. Because of its proximity to the Earth it is a frequent object of study and much is known about its physical properties and composition. However, with an apparent magnitude of about 8.5 it is too faint to be seen with the naked eye.

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