Kepler-942

Display orbital revolution around the star Kepler-942
Imaginary Picture of Star Kepler-942
Star Name : Kepler-942
Alternate Name : "2MASS J19394922+4408593, KIC 8242434, KOI-1726, WISE J193949.22+440859.7"
Star Distance (LY/pc): 711.0201 (LY) 218.0000 (pc)
Stellar Radius (Rsun): 0.0000 (Rsun, measured) 0.7500 (Rsun, estimated)
Stellar Mass (Msun): 0.8100 (Msun/observed) 0.8100 (Msun/estimated)
Spectral type : K3
Metalicity : 0.0900
Absolute Magnitude : 4.78
Apparent Magnitude : 11.47
Right Ascension(RA) : 294.95511
Declination(DEC) : 44.14982
  • This is the Kepler-942 . The star Kepler-942 islocated about 711.0 light-years (218.0 pc) away from our Solar System.
  • The star Kepler-942 has apparent magnitude of 11.5, with absolute magnitude of 4.8.
  • It is 0.8 times more massive and 0.8 times bigger compared with our Sun. The surface temperature is 4861 with its spectral types of K3
  • Number of Extrasolar Planets : 1
  • Name of the 1 Planet Kepler-942 b radius 0.190000 mass 0.016761 orbital distance 0.000000
    (Illustration of the Kepler-942's Planetary System)



    The Star Kepler-942 's habitable zone is located at the following distance

    Inner Boundary (the orbital distance at Venus's Equivalent Radiation ) : 0.384 AU ( 57434205.5 km)
    Earth Boundary (the orbital distance at Earth's Equivalent Radiation) : 0.531 AU ( 79389081.4 km)
    Outer Boundary (the orbital distance at Mars's Equivalent Radiation) : 0.809 AU ( 120971391.3 km)
    Snow Line (the orbital distance at Snow Line Equivalent Radiation) : 1.190 AU ( 178014701.7 km)
    (Habitable zone calculated based on SEAU(Solar Equivalent Astronomical Unit) around the star Kepler-942)



    Kopparapu's Recent Venus for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.418 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.529 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Super-Earth-sized planet for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.511 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Mars-sized planet for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.561 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.965 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-942 distance : 1.018 AU
    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(2013) around the star Kepler-942)



  • Original Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.413 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.546 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Moist Greenhouse for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.547 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star Kepler-942 distance : 0.981 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star Kepler-942 distance : 1.020 AU

    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(Original) around the star Kepler-942)



    (Position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-942 )



    (Zoomed position in Stellar Map of star Kepler-942 (zoom level 3))

    (Synthetic Spectrum of star Kepler-261*)
    *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