Kepler-959 (Planet Orbiting Star) Facts
- Kepler-959's star type is star that can be located in the constellation of Cygnus. The description is based on the spectral class.
- Kepler-959 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.
- Kepler-959 has at least 1 Extrasolar Planets believed to be in orbit around the star.
- Kepler-959 has a radius that is 2.01 times bigger than the Suns. Radius
- The star is calculated at being about 3271.45 light years away from us. Distance
Location of Kepler-959
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-959, the location is 19h 28m 41.08 and 40° 48` 40.98 .
Additional Kepler-959 Facts and Figures
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||Kepler-959|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||19h 28m 41.08|
|Declination (Dec.)||40° 48` 40.98|
|Distance from Earth||1.00 Parallax (milliarcseconds)|
| ||3271.45 Light Years|
| ||1003.01 Parsecs|
| ||206,884,221.72 Astronomical Units|
Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts
Estimated Calculated Facts
Sources and Links
List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting Kepler-959
|Name||Status||Mass (Jupiters)||Orbital Period (Days)||Eccentricity||Discovered||Semi-Major Axis||Periastron|
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