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Proxima Centauri (Latin proxima: meaning 'next to' or 'nearest to') is a red dwarf star approximately 4.2 light-years distant in the constellation of Centaurus. It was discovered in 1915 by Robert Innes, the Director of the Union Observatory in South Africa. The star may be part of the Alpha Centauri system, and it is the nearest star to the Sun ... Red dwarfs such as Proxima Centauri are far too faint to be seen with the naked eye... It has an apparent visual magnitude of 11 [actually variable 13-11], so a telescope with an aperture of at least 8 cm (3.1 in.) is needed to observe this star even under ideal viewing conditions—under clear, dark skies with Proxima Centauri well above the horizon.
What is the closest star (which would have a very low magnitude)