Universe Guide

Kepler- 411

Kepler- 411 Facts

  • Kepler- 411 is a main sequence star that can be located in the constellation of Cygnus. The description is based on the spectral class.
  • Kepler- 411 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.
  • Based on the spectral type (K3V C) of the star, the star's colour is orange to red .
  • The star is calculated at being about 503.47 light years away from us. Distance

Kepler- 411's Alternative Names

The Kepler name comes from the fact that the star was examined as part of the N.A.S.A. Kepler Space Telescope. The telescope operated between March 2009 and October 2018 studying a small section of space for exoplanets around the constellations of Cygnus, Draco and Lyra. After the telescope project came to an end, studies continued with T.E.S.S. space telescope which examined the majority of space for planets.

More details on objects' alternative names can be found at Star Names .

Location of Kepler- 411

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 Kepler- 411, the location is 19 10 25.3471338464 and +49 31 23.711931326 .

Radial Velocity and Proper Motion of Kepler- 411

Proper Motion

All stars like planets orbit round a central spot, in the case of planets, its the central star such as the Sun. In the case of a star, its the galactic centre. The constellations that we see today will be different than they were 50,000 years ago or 50,000 years from now. Proper Motion details the movements of these stars and are measured in milliarcseconds. The star is moving 32.60 milliarcseconds/year towards the north and 13.52 milliarcseconds/year east if we saw them in the horizon.

Radial Velocity

The Radial Velocity, that is the speed at which the star is moving away/towards the Sun is -20.69000 km/s . When the value is negative then the star and the Sun are getting closer to one another, likewise, a positive number means that two stars are moving away. Its nothing to fear as the stars are so far apart, they won't collide in our life-time, if ever.

Physical Properties of Kepler- 411

Kepler- 411 Temperature and Colour

Based on the star's spectral type of K3V C , Kepler- 411's colour and type is orange to red main sequence star. Based on the star's spectral, the stars temperature is between 3,700.00 and 5,200.00 degrees kelvin.

Distance to Kepler- 411

The Parallax of the star is given as 6.47830 which gives a calculated distance to Kepler- 411 of 503.47 light years from the Earth or 154.36 parsecs. It is about 2,959,711,516,636,752 miles from Earth.

The star is roughly 31,838,813.64 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 Kepler- 411

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)
Airbus A380736458,743,687.78
Speed of Sound (Mach 1)767.269440,048,215.43
Concorde (Mach 2)1,534.54220,023,820.95
New Horizons Probe33,00010,231,374.37
Speed of Light670,616,629.00503.47

Hide Explanations
Show GridLines

Additional Kepler- 411 Facts and Figures

Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NameKepler- 411
Alternative Names,
Spectral TypeK3V C
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star Type Main Sequence Dwarf Star
ColourOrange to Red
GalaxyMilky Way
Right Ascension (R.A.)19 10 25.3471338464
Declination (Dec.)+49 31 23.711931326
Distance from Earth6.47830 Parallax (milliarcseconds)
 503.47 Light Years
 154.36 Parsecs
 31,838,813.64 Astronomical Units
Proper Motion Dec.32.60300 milliarcseconds/year
Proper Motion RA.13.51600 milliarcseconds/year
Radial Velocity-20.69000 km/s

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

Estimated Calculated Facts

Calculated Temperature Range3,700.00 - 5,200.00

Sources and Links


Related Stars

Comments and Questions

There's no register feature and no need to give an email address if you don't need to. All messages will be reviewed before being displayed. Comments may be merged or altered slightly such as if an email address is given in the main body of the comment.

You can decline to give a name which if that is the case, the comment will be attributed to a random star. A name is preferred even if its a random made up one by yourself.

This website is using cookies. More info. That's Fine