EPIC 248847494 is a star with 0.9 times the mass of the Sun, and 2.7 times its radius. It is located 1800.01 light years away from the solar system.
EPIC 248847494 is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
EPIC 248847494 b was discovered by the K2 observatory, in 2018-07, using the transit method. Its semi-major axis is 4.50 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit. The mass of EPIC 248847494 b is 4134.000 times the mass of Earth. The radius of EPIC 248847494 b is 12.442 that of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, EPIC 248847494 b is a gas giant, a planet whose mass is mostly made up of hydrogen and helium, like Jupiter and Saturn in our solar system.