Total number of transiting planets






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This table gives the total number of known transiting planetary systems, split into well-studied planets, little-studied planets, and brown dwarfs.

The objects are subdivided according to the consortium which discovered them, based primarily on the names of the planets.

Any planet whose name begins with "OGLE" will be attributed to the OGLE consortium, although several groups participated in this work. Similarly, any planet with a name beginning "Kepler", "KIC" or "KOI" is assigned to the Kepler satellite.

Discovery source Well-studied Little-studied Brown dwarfs
Kepler 243 756 4
SuperWASP 139   1
K2 76 75 2
HATnet 59    
HAT-South 44    
CoRoT 29   3
KELT 16   1
OGLE 8    
XO 6    
Qatar 6    
TrES 5    
MEarth 3   1
WTS 2    
Other 27   1
TOTAL1494 13


Last modified: 2018/02/15           John Southworth   (Keele University, UK)