Planet WASP-56 b

Name WASP-56 b
Planet Status Confirmed
Discovered in 2011
Mass 0.6 MJ
Mass*sin(i)
Semi-Major Axis
Orbital Period 4.6 day
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 1.2 RJ
Inclination
Update 2012-10-12
Detection Method Primary Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection Method
Primary transit
Secondary transit
λ
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

WASP-56
Name WASP-56
Distance
Spectral type
Apparent magnitude V
Mass
Age
Effective temperature
Radius
Metallicity [Fe/H]
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 12:13:27.9
Dec2000 +23:03:20
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

More data

Observability Predictor

Remarks

7 Sep 2011: This object waits for publication in a refereed journal

Related publications

WASP-54b, WASP-56b and WASP-57b: Three new sub-Jupiter mass planets from SuperWASP
2013 FAEDI F., POLLACCO D., BARROS S., BROWN D., COLLIER CAMERON A. & 34 additional authors
Astron. & Astrophys., 551, A73
paper   arxiv  

A Uniformly Derived Catalogue of Exoplanets from Radial Velocities
2012 HOLLIS M., BALAN S., LEVER G. & LAHAV O.
MNRAS, 423, Issue 3, 2800-2814
paper  arxiv

The Exoplanet Handbook
2011 Michael Perryman
Content
Content and Chapter 5

Status of the WASP-South Search for Transiting Planets
2011 HELLIER C.