List of Earth-like worlds, v3

I am looking to understand how this list is used. Being an explorer I have come across many ELW's but I have not contributed to this list so far. What purpose does this list serve and how is it used? Would all the data not already be present, eg on EDSM?
 
Hi there! It doesn't serve much of a purpose now, I just keep it open in case somebody still wants their own entries added now. EDSM and then EDDN superseded this, especially once the game logged everything related to the bodies. Keep in mind though that this list is from before EDSM, before the game would log stuff into the journals. So it's really just a piece of history that's still open, because hey, why not.
 
And because we love it so much I have a present for you....

System namePlanet IDDist. from Sol (ly)First discovered byContributed bySystem star(s) typeRinged EL?Moon EL?If ELM, parent type?No. of moonsScreenshot URLNotes
Prooe Drye OP-C c14-462,378.77Sinister HedgehogK8 VAFALSEFALSEN/A0
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Aucoths SL-B d14-15A 55,562.44Sinister HedgehogF0 VI, M0 VAFALSEFALSEN/A0
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Smojoo MN-T d3-22A 64,824.61Sinister HedgehogA4 VI, K7 VAFALSEFALSENANA
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Pru Eurk WK-E d12-3B 13,353.47 Sinister HedgehogG1 VAB, K6 VAFALSEFALSENA0
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Lysood MR-N d6-11089,992.70 Sinister HedgehogF1 VBFALSEFALSENA0
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Can't speak for others, but when I started off the original list, it was so we had a bunch of locations to visit for Earth like planetary landings. I imagined they'd be of special interest to the community.
 
Can't speak for others, but when I started off the original list, it was so we had a bunch of locations to visit for Earth like planetary landings. I imagined they'd be of special interest to the community.
My main goal with the list was to figure out how Earth-likes might "work", how we can find better ones, any anomalies, and so on. By now, I think this has been achieved as well as it could be - and doing any more research is much better done on the crowdsourced data anyway, as that's both far larger and less biased.

Two fun pieces of history from back then. First off, before this, the predominant thinking was that people should stick to G stars if they wanted to find Earth-likes, because our own Sun is a G star as well. As far as I know, I was the first to make a list of what star classes systems with ELWs had, and that sent that theory away.
Second, your comment about having a bunch of locations to visit for Earth-like planetary landings reminded me that back at Horizons's launch, I said I expected that we'd have landings at least on barren atmospheric worlds in two years. That was the end of 2015. Turns out what we got instead were landings on thin atmospheric planets in 5.5 years. I'm not making any more predictions now :D

Oh, and on another note: I've added the entries, the list is updated again.
 
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