One of the 48 potentially habitable exoplanet Kepler candidates known in 2011, unconfirmed. Judged most likely to support life in the Habitable Zone Index. It is a warm super-Earth 1,169 light years away with a surface temperature of 86F. One of the initial 16 to have been rendered by the Scientific Exoplanet Renderer.
KOI 255 System Web Pages
KOI 255 System In the News
Judged Most Likely to Support Life in Habitable Zone Index (Dec 2011)