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EPIC 220621087

EPIC 220621087 Facts

  • EPIC 220621087 is a main sequence star that can be located in the constellation of Pisces. The description is based on the spectral class.
  • EPIC 220621087 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.
  • Based on the spectral type (M1.5V) of the star, the star's colour is red .
  • EPIC 220621087 has at least 1 Extrasolar Planets believed to be in orbit around the star.
  • EPIC 220621087 has a radius that is 0.43 times bigger than the Suns. Radius
  • The star is calculated at being about 204.50 light years away from us. Distance

Location of EPIC 220621087

The location of the main sequence 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 220621087, the location is 01h 17m 13.09 and 09° 30` 04.97 .

Physical Properties of EPIC 220621087

EPIC 220621087 Colour and Temperature

Based on the star's spectral type of M1.5V , EPIC 220621087's colour and type is red main sequence star. Based on the star's spectral, the stars temperature is between 2,400.00 and 3,700.00 degrees kelvin.

EPIC 220621087 Radius

EPIC 220621087 Radius has been calculated as being 0.43 times bigger than the Sun. The Sun's radius is 695,800km, therefore the star's radius is an estimated 298,498.20.km. If you need the diameter of the star, you just need to multiple the radius by 2.

EPIC 220621087 Metalicity

The star's metallicity is 0.120000, 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.

Distance to EPIC 220621087

The Parallax of the star is given as 15.94900 which gives a calculated distance to EPIC 220621087 of 204.50 light years from the Earth or 62.70 parsecs. It is about 1,202,178,888,816,048 miles from Earth.

The star is roughly 12,932,713.24 Astronomical Units from the Earth/Sun give or take a few. An Astronomical Unit is the distance between Earth and the Sun. The number of A.U. is the number of times that the star is from the Earth compared to the Sun.

Travel Time to EPIC 220621087

The time it will take to travel to this star is dependent on how fast you are going. U.G. has done some calculations as to how long it will take going at differing speeds. A note about the calculations, when I'm talking about years, I'm talking non-leap years only (365 days).

The New Horizons space probe is the fastest probe that we've sent into space at the time of writing. Its primary mission was to visit Pluto which at the time of launch (2006), Pluto was still a planet.

DescriptionSpeed (m.p.h.)Time (years)
Walking434,285,275,157.63
Car1201,142,842,505.25
Airbus A380736186,333,017.16
Speed of Sound (Mach 1)767.269178,739,269.58
Concorde (Mach 2)1,534.5489,369,518.31
New Horizons Probe33,000 4,155,790.93
Speed of Light670,616,629.00204.50

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Additional EPIC 220621087 Facts and Figures

Visual Facts


Primary / Proper / Traditional NameEPIC 220621087
Spectral TypeM1.5V
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star Type Main Sequence Dwarf Star
ColourRed
GalaxyMilky Way
ConstellationPisces
Metalicity0.1200
Right Ascension (R.A.)01h 17m 13.09
Declination (Dec.)09° 30` 04.97
Distance from Earth15.94900 Parallax (milliarcseconds)
 204.50 Light Years
 62.70 Parsecs
 12,932,713.24 Astronomical Units

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts


Exoplanet Count1

Estimated Calculated Facts


Radius (x the Sun)0.43
Calculated Temperature Range2,400.00 - 3,700.00

Sources and Links


Sourcehttp://www.exoplanets.eu

List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting EPIC 220621087


NameStatusMass (Jupiters)Orbital Period (Days)EccentricityDiscoveredSemi-Major AxisPeriastron
EPIC 220621087 bConfirmed3.83620170.0365

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