Kepler Transiting Planet Candidates (Saturated Colours)
Originally uploaded by Astro Guy
The largest star is 6.1 times larger that the Sun and the smallest stars are estimated to be only
0.3 times the radius of the Sun. The Sun is shown below the top row on the right by itself with the Earth and Jupiter in transit
Don't forget to check out the high-resolution version, which is necessary to see some of the smallest planetary candidates.