Planet tau Cet e

Name tau Cet e
Discovered in 2012
Mass 0.0135 (± 0.0063) MJ
Semi-major axis 0.552 (± 0.02) AU
Orbital period 168.12 (± 2.0) day
Eccentricity 0.05 ( -0.2 +0.05 )
ω 313.5 deg
Tperi 2450037.42 JD
Radius
Inclination
Update Jan. 16, 2013
Detection Method Controversial
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection method
Molecules detected
Primary transit
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

Graphical Ephemeris (Beta Version)

Remarks

19 Dec 2012 Planet tau Cet e still to be confirmed

Star

Name tau Cet
Distance 3.65 (± 0.002) pc
Spectral type G8.5 V
Apparent magnitude V 3.5
Mass 0.783 (± 0.012) MSun
Age 5.8 Gyr
Effective temperature 5344.0 (± 50.0) K
Radius 0.793 (± 0.004) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] -0.55 (± 0.05)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 01:44:04.0
Dec2000 -15:56:15
Alternate Names
Planetary system 5 planets

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Related publications

The Debris Disk of Solar Analogue τ Ceti: Herschel Observations and Dynamical Simulations of the Proposed Multiplanet System
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MNRAS, 444, 2665
paper  arxiv 

Strong Dependence of the Inner Edge of the Habitable Zone on Planetary Rotation Rate
2014 YANG J., BOUE G., FABRYCKY D. & ABBOT D.
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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  

Signals embedded in the radial velocity noise. Periodic variations in the tau Ceti velocities
2013 TUOMI M., JONES H., JENKINS J., TINNEY Ch., BUTLER P. & 11 additional authors
Astron. & Astrophys., 551, A79
paper  arxiv  

Signals embedded in the radial velocity noise
2013 TUMOI
in "RoPACS meeting "Hot Planets and Cool Stars" " Garching 2012
arxiv