KOI-1876.01: Aires Colony (Kepler-991)

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KOI-1876.01: Aires Colony (Kepler-991)[2]

A planet located 915 light years from Earth. Terraformed from 2061 to 2069. In 2069, Aires Colony was established, which would boast a population of 400,000 by 2071 and became a major hub for ore transportation.

The Alien Encyclopedia

Kepler-991 b is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 6.99 Earths and it takes 82.5 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2016.

Exoplanet Catalogue

RA: 19h 48m 21.756s Dec: +49° 37′ 35.60″ Distance from Earth 1284.889788ly/393.949pc[1]


Other designations

Kepler-991, KOI-1876, Gaia DR2 2087215262455233664, KIC 11622600, 2MASS J19482175+4937356.[3]


TERRAFORMED: 2061-2069 POPULATION: 400,000 by 2071


ESTABLISHED: 2069* INDUSTRY: refining, energy and light manufacturing.


NOTES: Major hub for ore transportation. KEY RESOURCES: Cerium, Tungsten and Neodymium.

A colony on the planet KOI-1876.01. Established in 2069 and sporting a population of 400,000 by 2071, the colony quickly became a major hub for ore transportation. Industrial sectors included refining, energy and light manufacturing. Key resources were cerium, tungsten and neodymium.

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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