Planet Kepler-62 f

Name Kepler-62 f
Planet Status Confirmed
Discovered in 2013
Mass 0.11 ( -0.11 +0.0 ) MJ
Mass*sin(i)
Semi-Major Axis 0.718 (± 0.007) AU
Orbital Period 267.291 (± 0.005) JD
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 0.126 (± 0.0063) RJ
Inclination 89.9 (± 0.03) deg
Update 2014-05-22
Detection Method Primary Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection Method
Molecules
Primary transit 2455412.71 (± 0.0006) JD
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

Kepler-62
Name Kepler-62
Distance
Spectral type K2V
Apparent magnitude V 14.0
Mass 0.69 (± 0.02) MSun
Age
Effective temperature 4869.0 K
Radius 0.63 (± 0.02) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] -0.21
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 18:52:51.0
Dec2000 +45:20:60
Alternate Names
Planetary system
5 planets

Remarks

Alias KOI-701
Alias 2MASS 18525105+4520595

More data

Observability Predictor

Remarks

The planet mass upper limit is not inferred from RV measurements but from the planet radius and a planet model (Borucki et al. 2013).

Related publications

Lightning climatology of exoplanets and brown dwarfs guided by Solar System data
2016 HODOSAN G., HELLING Ch., ASENSIO-TORRES R., VORGUL I. & RIMMER P.
MNRAS, 461, 3927
arxiv   paper   ADS  

The Effect of Orbital Configuration on the Possible Climates and Habitability of Kepler-62f
2016 SHIELDS A., BARNES R., AGOL E., CHARNAY B., & MEADOWS V.
Astrobiology, 16, 443
paper  arxiv  ADS  

Orbital Dynamics of Exoplanetary Systems Kepler-62, HD 200964 and Kepler-11
2016 MIA R. & KUSHVAH B.
MNRAS, 457, 1089
paper  arxiv  

Gravitational quantization of exoplanet orbits in HD 40307, $μ$ Ara, Kepler-26, Kepler-62, and Kepler-275: Comparing predicted orbits
2015 GEROYANNIS V.
arxiv  

Comparative Habitability of Transiting Exoplanets
2015 BARNES R., MEADOWS V. & EVANS N.
ApJ, 814, 91
paper  arxiv  ADS

Mercury-T: A new code to study tidally evolving multi-planet systems. Applications to Kepler-62
2015 BOLMONT E., RAYMOND S., LECONTE J., HERSANT F. & CORREIA A.
Astron. & Astrophys., accepted
arxiv  

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

Remote Life Detection Criteria, Habitable Zone Boundaries, and the Frequency of Earthlike Planets around M and Late-K Stars
2014 KASTING J., KOPPARAPU R., RAMIREZ R. & HARMAN Ch.
PNAS, in press
paper  arxiv  

Habitable Zone Dependence on Stellar Parameter Uncertainties
2014 KANE S.
ApJ, 782, 111
paper  arxiv 

Longevity of moons around habitable planets
2014 SASAKI T. & BARNES J.
Int. J. Astrobiolo., 13, 324
paper  

Tidal evolution in multiple planet systems: application to Kepler-62 and Kepler-186
2014 BOLMONT E., RAYMOND S., LECONTE J., CORREIA A. & QUINTANA E.
in IAU Symposium No. 310
arxiv  

Kepler-62: A Five-Planet System with Planets of 1.4 and 1.6 Earth Radii in the Habitable Zone
2013 BORUCKI W., AGOL E., FRESSIN F., KALTENEGGER L., ROWE J. & 59 additional authors
Science, 340, 587
paper   arxiv