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EPIC 216468514

EPIC 216468514 Facts

  • EPIC 216468514 is a subgiant star that can be located in the constellation of Sagittarius. The description is based on the spectral class.
  • EPIC 216468514 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.
  • Based on the spectral type (F9IV) of the star, the star's colour is yellow to white .
  • It is calculated at being 4.250 Billion Years old. This information comes from ExoPlanet.
  • EPIC 216468514 has at least 1 Extrasolar Planets believed to be in orbit around the star.
  • EPIC 216468514 has a radius that is 1.78 times bigger than the Suns. Radius

Location of EPIC 216468514

The location of the subgiant star in the night sky is determined by the Right Ascension (R.A.) and Declination (Dec.), these are equivalent to the Longitude and Latitude on the Earth. The Right Ascension is how far expressed in time (hh:mm:ss) the star is along the celestial equator. If the R.A. is positive then its eastwards. The Declination is how far north or south the object is compared to the celestial equator and is expressed in degrees. For EPIC 216468514, the location is 18h 59m 56.49 and -22° 17` 36.25 .

Physical Properties of EPIC 216468514

EPIC 216468514 Temperature and Colour

Based on the star's spectral type of F9IV , EPIC 216468514's colour and type is yellow to white subgiant star. Based on the star's spectral, the stars temperature is between 6,000.00 and 7,500.00 degrees kelvin.

EPIC 216468514 Radius

EPIC 216468514 Radius has been calculated as being 1.78 times bigger than the Sun. The Sun's radius is 695,800km, therefore the star's radius is an estimated 1,238,524.00.km. If you need the diameter of the star, you just need to multiple the radius by 2.

EPIC 216468514 Metalicity

The star's metallicity is 0.100000, this value is the fractional amount of the star that is not Hydrogen (X) or Helium (Y). An older star would have a high metallicity whereas a new star would have a lower one.

EPIC 216468514 Estimated Age

The star is believed to be about 4.25 Billion years old. To put in context, the Sun is believed to be about five billion years old and the Universe is about 13.8 billion years old.

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Additional EPIC 216468514 Facts and Figures

Visual Facts


Primary / Proper / Traditional NameEPIC 216468514
Spectral TypeF9IV
Constellation's Main Star No
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypeSubgiant Star
ColourYellow - White
GalaxyMilky Way
ConstellationSagittarius
Age4.25 Billion Years Old
Metalicity0.1000
Right Ascension (R.A.)18h 59m 56.49
Declination (Dec.)-22° 17` 36.25

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts


Exoplanet Count1

Estimated Calculated Facts


Radius (x the Sun)1.78
Calculated Temperature Range6,000.00 - 7,500.00

Sources and Links


Sourcehttp://www.exoplanets.eu

List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting EPIC 216468514


NameStatusMass (Jupiters)Orbital Period (Days)EccentricityDiscoveredSemi-Major AxisPeriastronInclination
EPIC 216468514 bConfirmed0.083.31420160.04881.900
K2-107 bConfirmed0.083.31420160.04881.900

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