TEPCat: CoRoT-16


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system CoRoT-16. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2012A+A...541A.149O  
Date of discovery paper 2012 / 5 / 19 y / m / d
Right ascension 18 34 05.93 h m s
Declination −06 00 09.3 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 15.63 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 12.85 mag
Transit duration 0.122
( 2.93 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.9 %
Time of mid-transit   2454923.9138 ± 0.0022     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 5.35227 ± 0.00020 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2012A+A...541A.149O  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5650 ± 100 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   +0.19 ± 0.06 dex
Stellar mass 1.098 +0.082 −0.078   Msun
Stellar radius 1.19 +0.14 −0.13 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.36 ± 0.1 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 0.66 +0.23 −0.17
( 0.93 +0.32 −0.24 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.33 +0.09 −0.10  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.0618 ± 0.0015  AU
Planetary mass 0.535 +0.085 −0.083
( 170 +27 −26 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 1.17 +0.16 −0.14
( 13.1 + 1.8 − 1.6 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density 0.33 +0.16 −0.11
( 0.44 +0.21 −0.15 )
ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature K
Reference of detailed study 2012A+A...541A.149O  

 

CoRoT-16 does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

CoRoT-16 has not been analysed as part of the Homogeneous Studies of Transiting Extrasolar Planets project.

 


Page generated on 2017/12/15           John Southworth   (Keele University, UK)