Kepler-56
Imaginary Picture of Star Kepler-56
Star Name : Kepler-56
Alternate Name :
Star Distance (LY/pc): 0.0000 (LY) 0.0000 (pc)
Stellar Radius (Rsun): 0.0000 (Rsun, measured) 4.2300 (Rsun, estimated)
Stellar Mass (Msun): 1.3200 (Msun/observed) 1.3200 (Msun/estimated)
Spectral type : K3
Metalicity : 0.2000
Absolute Magnitude : 25.00
Apparent Magnitude : 13.00
Right Ascension(RA) : 293.75830
Declination(DEC) : 41.87190
  • The star Kepler-56 has apparent magnitude of 13.0, with absolute magnitude of 25.0.
  • It is 1.3 times more massive and 4.2 times bigger compared with our Sun. The surface temperature is 4840 with its spectral types of K3
  • Number of Extrasolar Planets : 3
  • Name of the 1 Planet Kepler-56 b radius 0.580000 mass 0.070000 orbital distance 0.102800
  • Name of the 2 Planet Kepler-56 c radius 0.880000 mass 0.569000 orbital distance 0.165200
  • Name of the 3 Planet Kepler-56 d radius 0.907830 mass 5.610000 orbital distance 2.000000
    (Illustration of the Kepler-56's Planetary System)



    The Star Kepler-56 's habitable zone is located at the following distance

    Inner Boundary (the orbital distance at Venus's Equivalent Radiation ) : 2.147 AU ( 321136154.9 km)
    Earth Boundary (the orbital distance at Earth's Equivalent Radiation) : 2.967 AU ( 443894089.0 km)
    Outer Boundary (the orbital distance at Mars's Equivalent Radiation) : 4.521 AU ( 676396358.1 km)
    Snow Line (the orbital distance at Snow Line Equivalent Radiation) : 6.653 AU ( 995346872.0 km)
    (Habitable zone calculated based on SEAU(Solar Equivalent Astronomical Unit) around the star Kepler-56)



    Kopparapu's Recent Venus for Star Kepler-56 distance : 2.339 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-56 distance : 2.962 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Super-Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-56 distance : 2.861 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Mars-sized planet for Star Kepler-56 distance : 3.137 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-56 distance : 5.403 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-56 distance : 5.700 AU
    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(2013) around the star Kepler-56)



  • Original Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star Kepler-56 distance : 2.312 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Star Kepler-56 distance : 3.054 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Moist Greenhouse for Star Kepler-56 distance : 3.059 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-56 distance : 5.493 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-56 distance : 5.713 AU

    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(Original) around the star Kepler-56)



    (Position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-56 )



    (Zoomed position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-56 (zoom level 3))