KOI-1404: Archimedes Colony (Kepler-834)

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KOI-1404: Archimedes Colony (Kepler-834)[2]

A planet located 1648 light years from Earth. Housed massive lithium deposits. Terraformed from 2063 to 2069. In 2069, Archimedes Colony was established on KOI-1404.01 and would sport a population of 20,000 two years later.

The Alien Encyclopedia

Kepler-834 b is a super Earth exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 4.74 Earths and it takes 13.3 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2016.

Exoplanet Catalogue

RA: 19h 08m 13.077s Dec: +45° 10′ 49.30″ Distance from Earth 2104.507719ly/645.245pc[1]


Other designations

KIC 8874090, 2MASS J19081308+4510493, Gaia DR2 2106246984096567552.[3]


TERRAFORMED: 2063-2069 POPULATION: 20,000 by 2071


ESTABLISHED: 2069* INDUSTRY: mining, exploiting the planet’s rich lithium deposits.


NOTES: Housed massive lithium deposits. KEY RESOURCES: Lithium, Chromite.

A colony on the planet KOI-1404.01. Established in 2069, Archimedes Colony would sport a population of 20,000 two years later. The colony’s industry focused on mining, exploiting the planet’s rich lithium deposits. Another key resource was chromite.

The Alien Encyclopedia

References

  1. Simbad correct distance
  2. The Alien Encyclopedia
  3. Exoplanet Catalogue

Thanks to Fox357 from LV426 Discord for helping me with this entry

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