The newly discovered planet is called Kepler-1647b, even though we would really love for it to be called Tatooine II. It can't been seen with the naked eye as it sits 3,700 light-years away in the direction of constellation Cygnus (swan).
Kepler-1647b is about as old as Earth. NASA describes its stars as being similar to our own sun, though one is a little bigger and the other a little smaller. Size-wise, it's about as big as Jupiter, making it quite the hulk when it comes to circumbinary planets.
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Star Wars fans will be especially heartened by this tidbit from NASA shared Monday: "Interestingly, its orbit puts the planet within the so-called habitable zone -- the range of distances from a star where liquid water might pool on the surface of an orbiting planet."
Then NASA dashes hopes by saying the planet is a gas giant and very unlikely to have any life. Then NASA raises hopes again by noting that it could potentially have large moons capable of hosting life.
A study on the planet was accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal. This isn't the first time Kepler has found a Tatooine-style planet. In 2011, astronomers unveiled Kepler-16b, an uninhabitable cold gas giant that's quite a bit smaller than Kepler-1647b. Since then, Kepler has tallied a number of the circumbinary planets, but the latest certainly stands out for its size.