Ross 248 is a star and its planetary system. They're located roughly 10.3 light years away from Earth, in the northern constellation of Andromeda.
Known celestial bodiesEdit
- Ross 248 (home star)
- Diadem (terrestrial planet, with an icy, arctic climate)
- Aside from the Revelation Space universe, Ross 248 and its possible system have also featured in other science fiction works.
- Newer astronomic research indicates it is a small star, possibly a red dwarf. To date, no known exoplanets have been located in orbit around Ross 248.