Kepler-6
Imaginary Picture of Star Kepler-6
Star Name : Kepler-6
Alternate Name :
Star Distance (LY/pc): 0.0000 (LY) 0.0000 (pc)
Stellar Radius (Rsun): 0.0000 (Rsun, measured) 1.3910 (Rsun, estimated)
Stellar Mass (Msun): 1.2090 (Msun/observed) 1.2090 (Msun/estimated)
Spectral type : G5
Metalicity : 0.3400
Absolute Magnitude : 25.00
Apparent Magnitude : 22.00
Right Ascension(RA) : 296.83750
Declination(DEC) : 48.24000
  • The star Kepler-6 has apparent magnitude of 22.0, with absolute magnitude of 25.0.
  • It is 1.2 times more massive and 1.4 times bigger compared with our Sun. The surface temperature is 5647 with its spectral types of G5
  • Number of Extrasolar Planets : 1
  • Name of the 1 Planet Kepler-6 b radius 1.323000 mass 0.669000 orbital distance 0.045670
    (Illustration of the Kepler-6's Planetary System)



    The Star Kepler-6 's habitable zone is located at the following distance

    Inner Boundary (the orbital distance at Venus's Equivalent Radiation ) : 0.961 AU ( 143754291.3 km)
    Earth Boundary (the orbital distance at Earth's Equivalent Radiation) : 1.328 AU ( 198705998.1 km)
    Outer Boundary (the orbital distance at Mars's Equivalent Radiation) : 2.024 AU ( 302783967.5 km)
    Snow Line (the orbital distance at Snow Line Equivalent Radiation) : 2.978 AU ( 445559872.3 km)
    (Habitable zone calculated based on SEAU(Solar Equivalent Astronomical Unit) around the star Kepler-6)



    Kopparapu's Recent Venus for Star Kepler-6 distance : 1.609 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-6 distance : 2.037 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Super-Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-6 distance : 1.968 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Mars-sized planet for Star Kepler-6 distance : 2.158 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-6 distance : 3.611 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-6 distance : 3.809 AU
    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(2013) around the star Kepler-6)



  • Original Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star Kepler-6 distance : 1.607 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Star Kepler-6 distance : 2.095 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Moist Greenhouse for Star Kepler-6 distance : 2.126 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-6 distance : 3.674 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-6 distance : 3.821 AU

    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(Original) around the star Kepler-6)



    (Position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-6 )



    (Zoomed position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-6 (zoom level 3))