Planet CoRoT-6 b

Name CoRoT-6 b
Discovered in 2009
Mass 2.96 (± 0.34) MJ
Semi-major axis 0.0855 (± 0.0015) AU
Orbital period 8.886593 (± 4e-06) day
Eccentricity < 0.1
ω
Tperi 2454595.6144 (± 0.0002) JD
Radius 1.166 (± 0.035) RJ
Inclination 89.07 (± 0.3) deg;
Update June 5, 2013
Detection Method Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection method
Molecules detected
Primary transit 2454702.2556 (± 0.0003) JD
Secondary transit
Anomaly angle
impact Parameter b
Time Vr=0
Velocity Semiamplitude K
Calculated temperature
Measured temperature
Hottest point longitute
Surface gravity log(g/gH)
Alternate Names

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Star

Name CoRoT-6
Distance
Spectral type F9V
Apparent magnitude V 13.9
Mass 1.055 (± 0.055) MSun
Age
Effective temperature 6090.0 (± 70.0) K
Radius 1.025 (± 0.026) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] -0.2 (± 0.1)
Disc
Magnetic Field]
RA2000 18:44:18.0
Dec2000 +06:39:48
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

Remarks

Alias USNO-A2 0900-13557622
Alias 2MASS 18441740+0639474

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