Planet WASP-16 b

Name WASP-16 b
Discovered in 2009
M × sin i 0.855 (± 0.059) MJ
Semi-major axis 0.0421 ( -0.0018 +0.0018 ) AU
Orbital period 3.1186009 ( -1.31e-05 +1.31e-05 ) day
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 1.008 (± 0.071) RJ
Inclination 85.22 ( -0.43 +0.43 ) deg;
Update July 5, 2012
Detection method detected by transit
Molecules detected
Primary transit 2454584.42878 ( -0.00023 +0.00023 ) JD
Secondary transit
Anomaly angle
Time Vr=0
Calculated temperature
Measured temperature
Hottest point longitute
Surface gravity log(g/gH)

Star

Name WASP-16
Distance
Spectral type G3V
Apparent magnitude V 11.3
Mass 1.022 (± 0.101) MSun
Age 2.3 ( -2.2 +2.2 ) Gyr
Effective temperature 5550.0 (± 130.0) K
Radius 0.946 (± 0.054) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] 0.01 (± 0.1)
RA2000 14:18:44.0
Dec2000 -20:16:32
Planetary system 1 planet

Remarks

Alias TYC 6147-229-1
Alias USNO-B1.0 0697-00298329
Alias GSC 06147-00229
Alias 2MASS J14184392-2016317

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