Kepler Mission

13 Dec
2016
Artist depiction of five habitable planets. (PHL)
7 Aug
2016
Artist conceptions of various Earth-size planets. (PHL/ESA-Bubble/NASA)
23 Jul
2016
This artist's concept depicts one possible appearance of the planet Kepler-452b, the first near-Earth-size world to be found in the habitable zone of star that is similar to our sun. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle)
22 Jul
2016
An artist's depiction of Kepler observing the transits of the four-planet K2-72 system. (NASA/JPL)
14 May
2016
Diagram showing the field of view for Kepler's primary mission. (Carter Roberts)
3 May
2016
Artist’s impression of the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 from close to one of its planets. (ESO/M. Kornmesser)
17 Apr
2016
Artist's depiction of an Earth-like Kepler 186f. (NASA Ames/SETI Institute/JPL-CalTech)
16 Jan
2016
An artist's depiction of a planet transiting a red dwarf star. (CfA)
29 Nov
2015
A depiction of Kepler and the selected star fields for its K2 extended mission. (NASA)
3 Nov
2015
Artist conceptions of various Earth-size planets. (PHL/ESA-Bubble/NASA)
15 Aug
2015
This image shows the solar system’s eight recognized planets in order of increasing distance from the Sun to a common size scale. (Lunar and Planetary Institute)
7 Aug
2015
This artist's concept compares Earth (left) to Kepler-452b, which is about 60 percent larger in diameter. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle)