Planet WASP-17 b

Name WASP-17 b
Discovered in 2009
Mass 0.486 (± 0.032) MJ
Mass*sin(i)
Semi-Major Axis 0.0515 (± 0.00034) AU
Orbital Period 3.735438 (± 6.8e-06) JD
Eccentricity 0.028 ( -0.018 +0.015 )
ω 277.4 ( -14.6 +2.6 ) deg
Tperi
Radius 1.991 (± 0.081) RJ
Inclination 86.83 ( -0.56 +0.68 ) deg
Update 2016-09-14
Detection Method Primary Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection Method
Molecules O I
Na +
C
K
Primary transit 2454577.85806 (± 0.00027) JD
Secondary transit
λ
Impact Parameter b 0.401 ( -0.077 +0.059 )
Time Vr=0
Velocity Semiamplitude K
Calculated temperature
Measured temperature
Hottest point longitude
Geometric albedo
Surface gravity log(g/gH)
Alternate Names

Star

WASP-17
Name WASP-17
Distance
Spectral type F4
Apparent magnitude V 11.6
Mass 1.2 ( --0.13 +-0.13 ) MSun
Age 3.0 ( --2.6 +-2.6 ) Gyr
Effective temperature 6650.0 (± 80.0) K
Radius 1.38 ( --0.18 +-0.18 ) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] -0.19 (± 0.09)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 15:59:51.0
Dec2000 -28:03:42
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

Remarks

12 Aug. 2009:: Slightly different values for stellar mass, radius and age are possible (Anderson et al 2009).

More data

Observability Predictor

Remarks

12 Aug. 2009:: Slightly different values for planet parameters are possible (Anderson et al 2009).

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