The K2-87 system contains 1 exoplanet. It is located 1602.22 light years away from the solar system.
|Mass||1.16 solar masses|
|Radius||1.4 solar radiae|
|Stellar Metallicity||0.328 decimal exponent|
|Age||- billion years|
At more than 10 Earth masses, K2-87 b is an ice giant, a planet that is made up mostly of volatiles like water, amonia and methane, and enveloped by a dense hydrogen and helium atmosphere, much like Uranus and Neptune.
|Mass||44.900 Earth masses|
|Density||0.562 grams per cubic centimeter|
|Radius||7.600 Earth radiae|
|Semi-major Axis||0.094 AU|
|Orbital Period||9.727 days|
|Discovery Telescope||0.95 m Kepler Telescope|
|Discovery Instrument||Kepler CCD Array|
|Reference||Crossfield et al. 2016|