Imaginary Picture of Kepler-1488 b
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Exoplanet Name : Kepler-1488 b
Alternate Name :
Radius (Rjup / Re): 0.1660 (Rjup) 1.8607 (Rearth)
Mass (Mjup / Me): 0.0148 (Mjup) 4.7001 (Mearth)
Semi Major Axis / Orbital Distance Calculated 0.0000 (AU) 0.2320 (AU Est.)
Eccentricity : 0.0000
Orbital Period(Yrs) 0.1090
Orbital Period(Observed/Estimated) 39.82 (Days Obs.) 0.00 (Days Est.)
Star Radiation at Atmospheric Boundary: 44879.3 (W/m2)
Measured Temperature (K) 0.0 (K)
Blackbody T 0.1(K) 649.6 (K)
Blackbody T 0.3(K) 610.1 (K)
Blackbody T 0.7(K) 493.6 (K)
Tidally Locked Blackbody T 0.1(K) 772.5 (K)
Tidally Locked Blackbody T 0.3(K) 725.5 (K)
Size Class: super-Earth-size
Mass Class:
Detection Type : Primary Transit
Mass Detection :
Radius Detection :
Habitability by Solar Eq. Astronomical Unit: Not habitable
Habitability by Kopparapu: Not habitable
Star Name : Kepler-1488
Alternate Name :
Star Distance(LY) : 2015.6
Stellar Radius(Rsun) : 1.3 (Rsun Measured)
Stellar Mass(Msun) : 1.1 (Msun Measured) 1.1 (Msun Estimated)
Star Age : 0.0 (GY)
Temperature : 5820 (K)
Spectral type : G2
Metalicity : 0.1
Absolute Magnitude: 3.1
Apparent Magnitude: 12.0
Right Ascension(RA) 286.6464
Declination (DEC) 49.9378
Hubble Space Telescope Guide Star Catalog (GSC) ID 0
Discovered by
Discovery Paper - Authors "Timothy D. Morton, Stephen T. Bryson, Jeffrey L. Coughlin, Jason F. Rowe, Ganesh Ravichandran, Erik A. Petigura, Michael R. Haas, and Natalie M. Batalha2"
Discovery Paper - Title FALSE POSITIVE PROBABILITIES FOR ALL KEPLER OBJECTS OF INTEREST: 1284 NEWLY VALIDATED PLANETS AND 428 LIKELY FALSE POSITIVES
Discovery Paper - Journal 0
Discovery Paper - URL 0
SIMBAD LINK 0
Open Exoplanet Database Link http://www.openexoplanetcatalogue.com/planet/Kepler-1488%20b/
Kepler-1488 b
Kepler-1488 b

  • Kepler-1488 b is an exoplanet orbiting the star Kepler-1488, located about 2015.6 light-years (618.0 pc) away from Solar System. Its discovery was publicly announced on 2016.
  • The host star Kepler-1488 has apparent magnitude of 12.0, with absolute magnitude of 3.1.
  • It is 1.1 times more massive and 1.3 times bigger compared with our Sun. The surface temperature is 5820 with its spectral types of G2
  • In this planetary system, the extrasolar planet Kepler-1488 b orbits around the star Kepler-1488 every 39.8 days with its orbital distance of 0.23 AU ( 34699393.1 km)
  • (Projected orbit of Kepler-1488 b around its host star Kepler-1488)


  • The Star Kepler-1488 's habitable zone is located at the following distance
  • Inner Boundary (the orbital distance at Venus's Equivalent Radiation ) : 0.961 AU ( 143805460.6 km)
  • Earth Boundary (the orbital distance at Earth's Equivalent Radiation) : 1.329 AU ( 198776727.4 km)
  • Outer Boundary (the orbital distance at Mars's Equivalent Radiation) : 2.025 AU ( 302891743.4 km)
  • Snow Line (the orbital distance at Snow Line Equivalent Radiation) : 2.979 AU ( 445718469.2 km)
  • Radiation at Planetary Boundary of Kepler-1488 b : 44879.33 W/m2

    (Habitable zone calculated based on SEAU(Solar Equivalent Astronomical Unit) around the star Kepler-1488)



  • Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 0.994 AU
  • Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 1.259 AU
  • Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Super-Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 1.215 AU
  • Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Mars-sized planet for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 1.333 AU
  • Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 2.220 AU
  • Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 2.341 AU

    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(2013) around the star Kepler-1488)



  • Original Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 0.996 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 1.293 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Moist Greenhouse for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 1.318 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 2.259 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-1488 distance : 2.349 AU

    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(Original) around the star Kepler-1488)



    (Position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-1488 and its Exoplanet Kepler-1488 b)



    (Zoomed position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-1488 and its Exoplanet Kepler-1488 b (zoom level 3))