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DX Cancri





DX Cancri
Photo: ESO Online Digitized Sky Survey
A nearby faint red dwarf and flare star. It lies in the constellation Cancer at a distance of 11.82 light-years (3.63 pc).


visual magnitude 14.90
absolute magnitude 17.10
spectral type M6.5V
distance 11.82 light-years (3.63 pc)
radial velocity +4 km/s
position R.A. 08h 29m 49.5s,
Dec. +26 46' 37"
other designations Gl 051-015, GCTP 2016.01,
LHS 248, GJ 1111


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