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VCB159: red giant star with 1 planets


Solar system 'VCB159' is a dual star system that comprises the stars 'VCB159.A' and 'VCB159.B' and the retinue of celestial objects gravitationally bound to them: 1 planets and their 2 moons, as well as asteroids, meteoroids, planetoids, comets, and interplanetary dust.

The principal components of this star system are the stars 'VCB159.A' and 'VCB159.B' that dominate it gravitationally. 'VCB159.A' is a red giant class star that contains about 69% of the system's known mass, 'VCB159.B' is a red giant class star that contains about 30% of the system's known mass.

System 'VCB159' is located more than 1440 lightyears from the center of the galaxy.

This solar system comprises 1 planets

VCB159.1 is a very large terrestrial planet (10118 km radius) which orbits its star in 4 Earth days, one day on VCB159.1 lasts 3 Earth hours. Its average temperature is 1302 K (1029 C), its atmosphere mainly consists of nitrogen, oxygen and it has 2 moons.
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Planetary Statistics

distance from star:3*106 km
radius:10118 km
mass:8286*1021 kg
surface gravity: 5.40 m/s2
0.55 Earths
escape velocity:10.45 km/s
year: 32 VCB159.1 days
4 Earth days
day:3 hrs
axial tilt:18°
temperature:1302 K
1029 C
atmosphere:8% H2
3% He
45% N2
44% O2
0% other

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