TEPCat: Kepler-20e


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system Kepler-20e. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2012Natur.482..195F  
Date of discovery paper 2011 / 12 / 21 y / m / d
Right ascension 19 10 47.52 h m s
Declination +42 20 19.4 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 12.65 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 10.87 mag
Transit duration 0.120
( 2.88 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.007 %
Time of mid-transit   2454968.9315 ± 0.0022     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 6.098523 ± 0.000014 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2016AJ....152..160B  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5495 ± 50 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   +0.07 ± 0.08 dex
Stellar mass 0.948 ± 0.051   Msun
Stellar radius 0.964 ± 0.018 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.446 ± 0.01 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 1.07 ± 0.27
( 1.51 ± 0.38 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.0 +0.28 −0.0  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.0639 +0.0019 −0.0014  AU
Planetary mass 0.0 +0.0097 −0.0
( 0.0 +3.1 −0.0 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.0772 +0.0023 −0.0025
( 0.865 +0.026 −0.028 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature 1040 ± 22 K
Reference of detailed study 2016AJ....152..160B  

 

Kepler-20e does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

Kepler-20e 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)