Planet WASP-72 b

Name WASP-72 b
Planet Status Confirmed
Discovered in 2013
Mass 1.461 ( -0.056 +0.059 ) MJ
Mass*sin(i)
Semi-Major Axis 0.03708 (± 0.0005) AU
Orbital Period 2.2167421 (± 8.1e-06) day
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 1.27 ( -0.2 +0.2 ) RJ
Inclination
Update 2014-05-22
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-72
Name WASP-72
Distance
Spectral type F7
Apparent magnitude V 9.6
Mass 1.386 (± 0.055) MSun
Age
Effective temperature 6250.0 (± 100.0) K
Radius 1.98 (± 0.24) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] -0.06 (± 0.09)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 02:44:10.0
Dec2000 -30:10:09
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

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Related publications

WASP-64b and WASP-72b: two new transiting highly irradiated giant planets
2013 GILLON M., ANDERSON D., COLLIER- CAMERON A., DOYLE A., FUMEL A. & 15 additional authors
Astron. & Astrophys., 552
paper   arxiv