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Epsilon Indi

The orange-red star is orbited by a pair of brown dwarfs.
The larger of the two, Epsilon Indi Ba, has 44 times the mass of Jupiter, Bb 28 times.

Constellation: Indus
Age: 1.3 billion years (uncertain)
Distance: 11.83 light-years
Spectral class: K5e
Visual magnitude: 4.69
Luminosity: 0.153 * Sun
Mass: 0.59 * Sun
Diameter: 1.387 * Sun
Radial velocity: -40.4 km/sec

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    Epsilon Indi
To the right is the star, to the left a brown dwarf.
Photo: Eso

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