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T-Type Star

(T)
(type of dwarf with a temperature in the vicinity of 1000K)

A T-Type Star is a star of the T-Class, a Spectral Class, which encompasses some cool Brown Dwarves (BD), specifically with Methane (CH4) in their spectra. As of 2011, 207 T Dwarfs (T-Dwarfs) are known. Characteristics:

Brownconventional color
700-1300KSurface Temperature

(star type,spectral type)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stellar_classification

Referenced by:
Brown Dwarf (BD)
Spectral Class
Ultracool Dwarf

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