K2-26

Display orbital revolution around the star K2-26
Imaginary Picture of Star K2-26
Star Name : K2-26
Alternate Name : "2MASS J06164957+2435470, EPIC 202083828, WISE J061649.55+243545.5"
Star Distance (LY/pc): 323.9708 (LY) 99.3300 (pc)
Stellar Radius (Rsun): 0.0000 (Rsun, measured) 0.5200 (Rsun, estimated)
Stellar Mass (Msun): 0.5600 (Msun/observed) 0.5600 (Msun/estimated)
Spectral type : M1.0 V
Metalicity : -0.1300
Absolute Magnitude : 8.01
Apparent Magnitude : 13.00
Right Ascension(RA) : 94.20655
Declination(DEC) : 24.59641
  • This is the K2-26 . The star K2-26 islocated about 324.0 light-years (99.3 pc) away from our Solar System.
  • The star K2-26 has apparent magnitude of 13.0, with absolute magnitude of 8.0.
  • It is 0.6 times more massive and 0.5 times bigger compared with our Sun. The surface temperature is 3785 with its spectral types of M1.0 V
  • Number of Extrasolar Planets : 1
  • Name of the 1 Planet K2-26 b radius 0.238000 mass 0.020667 orbital distance 0.096200
    (Illustration of the K2-26's Planetary System)



    The Star K2-26 's habitable zone is located at the following distance

    Inner Boundary (the orbital distance at Venus's Equivalent Radiation ) : 0.161 AU ( 24143110.6 km)
    Earth Boundary (the orbital distance at Earth's Equivalent Radiation) : 0.223 AU ( 33372088.2 km)
    Outer Boundary (the orbital distance at Mars's Equivalent Radiation) : 0.340 AU ( 50851677.2 km)
    Snow Line (the orbital distance at Snow Line Equivalent Radiation) : 0.500 AU ( 74830470.6 km)
    (Habitable zone calculated based on SEAU(Solar Equivalent Astronomical Unit) around the star K2-26)



    Kopparapu's Recent Venus for Star K2-26 distance : 0.182 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Earth-sized planet for Star K2-26 distance : 0.230 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Super-Earth-sized planet for Star K2-26 distance : 0.222 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Mars-sized planet for Star K2-26 distance : 0.243 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star K2-26 distance : 0.441 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star K2-26 distance : 0.465 AU
    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(2013) around the star K2-26)



  • Original Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star K2-26 distance : 0.180 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Star K2-26 distance : 0.238 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Moist Greenhouse for Star K2-26 distance : 0.238 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star K2-26 distance : 0.448 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star K2-26 distance : 0.466 AU

    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(Original) around the star K2-26)



    (Position in Stellar Map of star K2-26 )



    (Zoomed position in Stellar Map of star K2-26 (zoom level 3))

    (Synthetic Spectrum of star Kepler-770*)
    *Yamashiki YA et al. 2019 ApJ 881 114
    MUSCLES Paper I - France et al. 2016 ApJ 820 89
    MUSCLES Paper II- Youngblood et al. 2016 ApJ 824 101
    MUSCLES Paper III- Loyd et al. 2016 ApJ 824 102