Transition report pursuant to Rule 13a-10 or 15d-10

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
$ in Millions
6 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Mar. 15, 2021
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name Akerna Corp.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001755953  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Type 10-KT  
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity File Number 001-39096  
Entity Incorporation State Country Code DE  
Entity Public Float $ 116.7  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   22,912,648