109 Piscium is a yellow subgiant star located around 106 light years away from Earth. 109 Piscium has a similar mass to our Sun, and has a higher abundance of iron. It is located in the constellation Pisces.
In 1999, an extrasolar planet was discovered around the star.
109 Piscium Planet SystemEdit
- Mass: >6.38 ± 0.53 MJ
- Orbital period: 1076.4 ± 2.4 earth days
- Eccentricity: 0.1023 ± 0.0096
In popular cultureEdit
In the 1983 Star Trek novel The Wounded Sky, the USS Enterprise intentionally causes 109 Piscium to go supernova, by entering warp drive too close to the star, in order to destroy a group of pursuing Klingon vessels.