Targets Excluded from the Archive

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Removed Targets

The following objects were removed from the Exoplanet Archive for the reasons specified below. For more information about the Exoplanet Archive's criteria for classifying and including objects, see our Exoplanet Criteria page.

Planets That Do Not Appear in Peer-Reviewed Publications

Object Mass Greater Than 30 Jupiter Masses

Unconfirmed Planet Candidates

Planets with Published Refutations

Targets Not Included

The following is an incomplete list of notable targets that were not added to the archive.

Targets of Note

  • Kepler-452 b
  • Kepler-468 b, Kepler-469 b, Kepler-470 b, Kepler-628 b, Kepler-840 b, Kepler-854 b, and Kepler-1415 b: In the Kepler Objects of Interest (KOI) DR 25 Supplemental release, seven confirmed planets were dispositioned as false positives by the Kepler False Positive Working Group (KFPWG). In the absence of a peer-reviewed, published refutation, the objects remain listed as confirmed planets in the Exoplanet Archive.

Last updated: 14 November 2018