Planet Kepler-61 b

Name Kepler-61 b
Discovered in 2012
M × sin i
Semi-major axis 0.27 (± 0.01) AU
Orbital period 59.87756 (± 0.0002) day
Eccentricity 0.25 ( -0.0 +0.25 )
ω
Tperi
Radius 0.192 (± 0.0116) RJ
Inclination 89.8 ( -0.2 +0.0 ) deg;
Update
Detection method detected by transit
Molecules detected
Primary transit 2454984.188 (± 0.0029) JD
Secondary transit
Anomaly angle
Time Vr=0
Calculated temperature
Measured temperature
Hottest point longitute
Surface gravity log(g/gH)

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 ( -68.0 +150.0 ) K
Radius 0.62 ( -0.02 +0.05 ) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] 0.03 (± 0.14)
RA2000 19:41:13.0
Dec2000 +42:28:31
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
April 22, 2014 YANG J., BOUE G., FABRYCKY D. & ABBOT D.
ApJ Letters, accepted
arxiv  

Cosmological aspects of planetary habitability
April 3, 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
Aug. 5, 2013 BALLARD S., CHARBONNEAU D., FRESSIN F., TORRES G., IRWIN J. & 11 additional authors
ApJ, 773, 98
raxiv   paper