Kepler-987 (Planet Orbiting Star) Facts
- Kepler-987 is a star that can be located in the constellation of Cygnus. The description is based on the spectral class.
- Kepler-987 is not part of the constellation outline but is within the borders of the constellation.
- Kepler-987 has at least 1 Extrasolar Planets believed to be in orbit around the star.
- Kepler-987 has a radius that is 0.91 times bigger than the Suns. Radius
- The star is calculated at being about 3052.82 light years away from us. Distance
Location of Kepler-987
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-987, the location is 19h 17m 38.66 and 46° 07` 51.05 .
Additional Kepler-987 Facts and Figures
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||Kepler-987|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||19h 17m 38.66|
|Declination (Dec.)||46° 07` 51.05|
|Distance from Earth||1.06840 Parallax (milliarcseconds)|
| ||3052.82 Light Years|
| ||935.98 Parsecs|
| ||193,058,388.10 Astronomical Units|
Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts
Estimated Calculated Facts
|Radius (x the Sun)||0.91 |
|Calculated Temperature Range||0.00 - 0.00 |
Sources and Links
List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting Kepler-987
|Name||Status||Mass (Jupiters)||Orbital Period (Days)||Eccentricity||Discovered||Semi-Major Axis||Periastron|
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