WASP-38
Imaginary Picture of Star WASP-38
Star Name : WASP-38
Alternate Name :
Star Distance (LY/pc): 449.2507 (LY) 137.7410 (pc)
Stellar Radius (Rsun): 0.0000 (Rsun, measured) 1.3650 (Rsun, estimated)
Stellar Mass (Msun): 1.2160 (Msun/observed) 1.2160 (Msun/estimated)
Spectral type : F8
Metalicity : -0.1200
Absolute Magnitude : 3.72
Apparent Magnitude : 9.42
Right Ascension(RA) : 243.95985
Declination(DEC) : 10.03250
  • This is the WASP-38 . The star WASP-38 islocated about 449.3 light-years (137.7 pc) away from our Solar System.
  • The star WASP-38 has apparent magnitude of 9.4, with absolute magnitude of 3.7.
  • It is 1.2 times more massive and 1.4 times bigger compared with our Sun. The surface temperature is 6150 with its spectral types of F8
  • Number of Extrasolar Planets : 1
  • Name of the 1 Planet WASP-38 b radius 1.079000 mass 2.712000 orbital distance 0.075510
    (Illustration of the WASP-38's Planetary System)



    The Star WASP-38 's habitable zone is located at the following distance

    Inner Boundary (the orbital distance at Venus's Equivalent Radiation ) : 1.118 AU ( 167317356.9 km)
    Earth Boundary (the orbital distance at Earth's Equivalent Radiation) : 1.546 AU ( 231276312.5 km)
    Outer Boundary (the orbital distance at Mars's Equivalent Radiation) : 2.356 AU ( 352413918.9 km)
    Snow Line (the orbital distance at Snow Line Equivalent Radiation) : 3.467 AU ( 518592519.9 km)
    (Habitable zone calculated based on SEAU(Solar Equivalent Astronomical Unit) around the star WASP-38)



    Kopparapu's Recent Venus for Star WASP-38 distance : 1.133 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Earth-sized planet for Star WASP-38 distance : 1.435 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Super-Earth-sized planet for Star WASP-38 distance : 1.386 AU
    Kopparapu's Runaway Greenhouse for Mars-sized planet for Star WASP-38 distance : 1.519 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star WASP-38 distance : 2.512 AU
    Kopparapu's Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star WASP-38 distance : 2.650 AU
    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(2013) around the star WASP-38)



  • Original Kopparapu Recent Venus for Star WASP-38 distance : 1.144 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Runaway Greenhouse for Star WASP-38 distance : 1.473 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Moist Greenhouse for Star WASP-38 distance : 1.513 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Maximum Greenhouse for Star WASP-38 distance : 2.557 AU
  • Original Kopparapu Outer Boundary for Early Mars for Star WASP-38 distance : 2.659 AU

    (Habitable zone calculated based on Kopparapu et al.(Original) around the star WASP-38)



    (Position in Stellar Map of star WASP-38 )



    (Zoomed position in Stellar Map of star WASP-38 (zoom level 3))