LHS 2037 Gliese 317

Stellar classification



  • X 34
  • Y 7
  • Z -15
→ Sol: 38

Object type

  • High proper-motion Star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
simbad:GJ 317


Gliese 317 is a red dwarf approximately 50 light-years away in the constellation of Pyxis. As of 2011, two extrasolar planets have been confirmed to be orbiting the star. Photometric calibrations and infrared spectroscopic measurements indicate that the star is enriched in heavy elements compared to the Sun.

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