Planet Kepler-66 b

Name Kepler-66 b
Planet Status Confirmed
Discovered in 2013
Mass 0.31 ( -0.07 +0.07 ) MJ
Mass*sin(i)
Semi-Major Axis 0.1352 (± 0.0017) AU
Orbital Period 17.8158 (± 7.5e-05) day
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 0.25 ( -0.006 +0.006 ) RJ
Inclination
Update 2013-06-27
Detection Method Primary Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection Method
Molecules
Primary transit 2.45497e+06 (± 0.0025) JD
Secondary transit
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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-66
Name Kepler-66
Distance 1107 (± 90) pc
Spectral type GOV
Apparent magnitude V 15.3
Mass 1.038 (± 0.044) MSun
Age 1 (± 0.17) Gyr
Effective temperature 5962 (± 79) K
Radius 0.966 (± 0.042) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] 0.012 (± 0.003)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 19:35:56.0
Dec2000 +46:41:16
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

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Related publications

The same frequency of planets inside and outside open clusters of stars
2013 MEIBOM S., TORRES G., FRESSIN F., LATHAM D., ROWE J. & 14 additional authors
Nature, 499, 55
paper  arxiv