Planet HD 62509 b

Name HD 62509 b
Discovered in 2006
Mass 2.9 (± 0.1) MJ
Semi-major axis 1.69 (± 0.03) AU
Orbital period 589.64 (± 0.81) day
Eccentricity 0.02 (± 0.03)
ω 354.58 (± 95.65) deg
Tperi 2447739.02 (± 4.5) JD
Radius
Inclination
Update Feb. 5, 2014
Detection Method Radial Velocity
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection method
Molecules detected
Primary transit
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

Observability Predictor

Remarks

The planet was first suspected by Hatzes & Cochran (1993)


05 Feb 2014: Aurière et al. (2013) suggest that that the apparent RV variation could be due to a stable weak dipolar magnetic field of the star.

Star

Name HD 62509
Distance 10.34 (± 1.0) pc
Spectral type K0IIIb
Apparent magnitude V 1.15
Mass 1.47 (± 0.45) MSun
Age
Effective temperature 4666.0 (± 95.0) K
Radius 9.3 RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] 0.19
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 07:45:18.0
Dec2000 +28:01:34
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

Remarks

Alias β Gem, alias Pollux

More data


Related publications

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