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Wolf 359

Also known as CN Leonis. It is one of the faintest known stars and a flare star with casual eruptions.

Constellation: Leo
Age: less than 10 billion years
Distance: 7.79686 light-years
Spectral class: M6e
Visual magnitude: 13.45
Luminosity: 0.0000207 * Sun
Mass: 0.093 * Sun
Diameter: 0.13 * Sun
Radial velocity: 13 km/sec

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