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VCB172: yellow giant star with 1 planets


Solar system 'VCB172' is a dual star system that comprises the stars 'VCB172.A' and 'VCB172.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 'VCB172.A' and 'VCB172.B' that dominate it gravitationally. 'VCB172.A' is a yellow giant class star that contains about 95% of the system's known mass, 'VCB172.B' is a red giant class star that contains about 4% of the system's known mass.

System 'VCB172' is located more than 1440 lightyears from the center of the galaxy.

This solar system comprises 1 planets

VCB172.1 is a small terrestrial planet (4910 km radius) which orbits its star in 105 Earth days, one day on VCB172.1 lasts 11 Earth hours. Its average temperature is 1661 K (1388 C), its atmosphere mainly consists of nitrogen, oxygen and it has 2 moons.
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Planetary Statistics

distance from star:30*106 km
radius:4910 km
mass:946*1021 kg
surface gravity: 2.61 m/s2
0.26 Earths
escape velocity:5.071 km/s
year: 229 VCB172.1 days
105 Earth days
day:11 hrs
axial tilt:
temperature:1661 K
1388 C
atmosphere:85% N2
13% O2
2% CO2
0% other

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