Planet Kepler-61 b

Name Kepler-61 b
Discovered in 2012
Mass
Semi-major axis 0.27 (± 0.01) AU
Orbital period 59.87756 (± 0.0002) day
Eccentricity 0.25 ( -0.25 +0.0 )
ω
Tperi
Radius 0.192 (± 0.0116) RJ
Inclination 89.8 ( -0.2 +0.0 ) deg;
Update May 28, 2014
Detection Method Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection method
Molecules detected
Primary transit 2454984.188 (± 0.0029) 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

Observability Predictor

Star

Name Kepler-61
Distance
Spectral type K7V
Apparent magnitude V 15.0
Mass 0.635 (± 0.037) MSun
Age > 1.0 Gyr
Effective temperature 4017.0 ( -150.0 +68.0 ) K
Radius 0.62 ( -0.05 +0.02 ) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] 0.03 (± 0.14)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 19:41:13.0
Dec2000 +42:28:31
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

Remarks

Alias KOI 1361.01

More data


Related publications

Strong Dependence of the Inner Edge of the Habitable Zone on Planetary Rotation Rate
2014 YANG J., BOUE G., FABRYCKY D. & ABBOT D.
ApJ Letters, 787, L2
paper  arxiv  

Cosmological aspects of planetary habitability
2014 SHCHEKINOV Y., SAFONOVA M. & MURTHY J.
ApJ, submitted
arxiv  

Exoplanet Characterization by Proxy: a Transiting 2.15 R_Earth Planet Near the Habitable Zone of the Late K dwarf Kepler-61
2013 BALLARD S., CHARBONNEAU D., FRESSIN F., TORRES G., IRWIN J. & 11 additional authors
ApJ, 773, 98
paper  arxiv