Kepler-100 (Planet Orbiting Star) Facts
- Kepler-100 is a star that can be located in the constellation of Lyra. The description is based on the spectral class.
- Kepler-100 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.
- It is calculated at being 6.500 Billion Years old. This information comes from ExoPlanet.
- Kepler-100 has at least 3 Extrasolar Planets believed to be in orbit around the star.
- Kepler-100 has a radius that is 1.51 times bigger than the Suns. Radius
- The star is calculated at being about 1012.21 light years away from us. Distance
Location of Kepler-100
The location of the 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 Kepler-100, the location is 19h 25m 32.60 and 41° 59` 24.00 .
Additional Kepler-100 Facts and Figures
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||Kepler-100|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Age||6.50 Billion Years Old |
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||19h 25m 32.60|
|Declination (Dec.)||41° 59` 24.00|
|Distance from Earth||3.22230 Parallax (milliarcseconds)|
| ||1012.21 Light Years|
| ||310.34 Parsecs|
| ||64,011,773.93 Astronomical Units|
Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts
Estimated Calculated Facts
|Radius (x the Sun)||1.51 |
|Calculated Temperature Range||0.00 - 0.00 |
Sources and Links
List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting Kepler-100
|Name||Status||Mass (Jupiters)||Orbital Period (Days)||Eccentricity||Discovered||Semi-Major Axis||Periastron|
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