Planet Kepler-66 b

Name Kepler-66 b
Discovered in 2013
Mass 0.31 (± 0.07) MJ
Semi-major axis 0.1352 (± 0.0017) AU
Orbital period 17.815815 (± 7.5e-05) day
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 0.25 (± 0.006) RJ
Inclination
Update June 27, 2013
Detection Method Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection method
Molecules detected
Primary transit 2454967.4854 (± 0.0025) 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-66
Distance 1107.0 (± 90.0) pc
Spectral type GOV
Apparent magnitude V 15.3
Mass 1.038 (± 0.044) MSun
Age 1.0 (± 0.17) Gyr
Effective temperature 5962.0 (± 79.0) 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

More data


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