Kepler-26
Imaginary Picture of Star Kepler-26
Star Name : Kepler-26
Alternate Name :
Star Distance (LY/pc): 0.0000 (LY) 0.0000 (pc)
Stellar Radius (Rsun): 0.0000 (Rsun, measured) 0.5900 (Rsun, estimated)
Stellar Mass (Msun): 0.6500 (Msun/observed) 0.6500 (Msun/estimated)
Spectral type : K5
Metalicity : -0.2100
Absolute Magnitude : 25.00
Apparent Magnitude : 16.00
Right Ascension(RA) : 284.94167
Declination(DEC) : 46.56667
  • The star Kepler-26 has apparent magnitude of 16.0, with absolute magnitude of 25.0.
  • It is 0.7 times more massive and 0.6 times bigger compared with our Sun. The surface temperature is 4500 with its spectral types of K5
  • Number of Extrasolar Planets : 3
  • Name of the 1 Planet Kepler-26 b radius 0.248000 mass 0.016110 orbital distance 0.085000
  • Name of the 2 Planet Kepler-26 c radius 0.243000 mass 0.019490 orbital distance 0.107000
  • Name of the 3 Planet Kepler-26 e radius 0.215000 mass 0.018803 orbital distance 0.220000
    (Illustration of the Kepler-26's Planetary System)



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

    Inner Boundary (the orbital distance at Venus's Equivalent Radiation ) : 0.259 AU ( 38719982.4 km)
    Earth Boundary (the orbital distance at Earth's Equivalent Radiation) : 0.358 AU ( 53521134.5 km)
    Outer Boundary (the orbital distance at Mars's Equivalent Radiation) : 0.545 AU ( 81554364.7 km)
    Snow Line (the orbital distance at Snow Line Equivalent Radiation) : 0.802 AU ( 120010820.4 km)
    (Habitable zone calculated based on SEAU(Solar Equivalent Astronomical Unit) around the star Kepler-26)



    Kopparapu's Recent Venus for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.286 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.362 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Super-Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.350 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Mars-sized planet for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.383 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.670 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.707 AU
    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(2013) around the star Kepler-26)



  • Original Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.282 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.374 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Moist Greenhouse for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.373 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.681 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-26 distance : 0.708 AU

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



    (Position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-26 )



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