Planet WASP-59 b

Name WASP-59 b
Planet Status Confirmed
Discovered in 2011
Mass 0.7 MJ
Mass*sin(i)
Semi-Major Axis
Orbital Period 7.9 day
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 0.9 RJ
Inclination
Update 2011-09-12
Detection Method Primary Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection Method
Primary transit
Secondary transit
λ
Impact Parameter b
Time Vr=0
Velocity Semiamplitude K
Calculated temperature
Measured temperature
Hottest point longitude
Geometric albedo
Surface gravity log(g/gH)
Alternate Names

Star

WASP-59
Name WASP-59
Distance 125.0 (± 25.0) pc
Spectral type K5V
Apparent magnitude V 13.0
Mass 0.719 (± 0.035) MSun
Age 0.5 ( -0.7 +0.4 ) Gyr
Effective temperature 4650.0 (± 150.0) K
Radius 0.613 (± 0.044) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] -0.15 (± 0.11)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 23:18:30.0
Dec2000 +24:53:21
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

More data

Observability Predictor

Remarks

7 Sep 2011: This object waits for publication in a refereed journal

Related publications

WASP-52b, WASP-58b, WASP-59b, and WASP-60b: four new transiting close-in giant planets
2013 HEBRARD G., COLLIER CAMERON A., BROWN D., DIAZ R., FAEDI F. & 28 additional authors
Astron. & Astrophys., 549, A134
paper  arxiv  

A Uniformly Derived Catalogue of Exoplanets from Radial Velocities
2012 HOLLIS M., BALAN S., LEVER G. & LAHAV O.
MNRAS, 423, Issue 3, 2800-2814
paper  arxiv

The Exoplanet Handbook
2011 Michael Perryman
Content
Content and Chapter 5

Status of the WASP-South Search for Transiting Planets
2011 HELLIER C.