Planet WASP-96 b

Name WASP-96 b
Planet Status Confirmed
Discovered in 2013
Mass 0.48 ( -0.03 +0.03 ) MJ
Mass*sin(i)
Semi-Major Axis 0.0453 (± 0.0013) AU
Orbital Period 3.4252602 (± 2.7e-06) day
Eccentricity 0.0
ω
Tperi
Radius 1.2 ( -0.06 +0.06 ) RJ
Inclination 85.6 (± 0.2) deg
Update 2022-07-07
Detection Method Primary Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection Method
Primary transit 2456258.0621 (± 0.0002) JD
Secondary transit
λ
Impact Parameter b
Time Vr=0
Velocity Semiamplitude K
Calculated temperature 1285.0 K
Measured temperature
Hottest point longitude
Geometric albedo
Surface gravity log(g/gH)
Alternate Names

Star

WASP-96
Name WASP-96
Distance
Spectral type G8
Apparent magnitude V 12.2
Mass 1.06 (± 0.09) MSun
Age 8.0 ( -26.0 +8.0 ) Gyr
Effective temperature 5540.0 (± 140.0) K
Radius 1.05 (± 0.05) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] 0.14 (± 0.19)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 00:04:11.0
Dec2000 -47:21:38
Alternate Names
Planetary system 1 planet

Remarks

Alias 2MASS 00041112–4721382

More data

Atmospheric parameters

Temperatures

Data Source Type Result Value Result Figure Notes Reference

Molecules

Molecule Data Source Type Result Value Result Figure Notes Reference
H2O Measurements Detected 2021 - YIP K.
Na Measurements Detected 2022 - NIKOLOV N.

Observability Predictor


Related publications

Solar-to-supersolar sodium and oxygen absolute abundances for a "hot Saturn" orbiting a metal-rich star
2022 NIKOLOV N., SING D., SPAKE J., SMALLEY B., GOYAL J. et al.
MNRAS, accepted
arxiv  

The JWST Early Release Observations
2022 PONTOPPIDAN K., BARRIENTES J., BLOME C., BRAUN H., BROWN M. et al.
ApJ. Letters, 936, L14
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On The Compatibility of Ground-based and Space-based Data: WASP-96 b, An Example
2021 YIP K., CHANGEAT Q., EDWARDS B., MORVAN M., CHUBB K. et al.
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Hot Jupiters are Destroyed by Tides While Their Host Stars are on the Main Sequence
2019 HAMER J. & SCHLAUFMAN K.
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An absolute sodium abundance for a cloud-free ‘hot Saturn’ exoplanet
2018 NIKOLOV N., SING D., FORTNEY J., GOYAL J., DRUMMOND B. et al.
Nature, 557, 526
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Transiting hot Jupiters from WASP-South, Euler and TRAPPIST: WASP-95b to WASP-101b
2013 HELLIER C., ANDERSON D., COLLIER-CAMERON A., DELREZ L., GILLON M. & 13 additional authors
MNRAS, 440, Issue 3, 1982-1992
paper   arxiv