TEPCat: Kepler-37b


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system Kepler-37b. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2013Natur.494..452B  
Date of discovery paper 2013 / 2 / 21 y / m / d
Right ascension 18 56 14.29 h m s
Declination +44 31 05.6 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 10.03 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 7.94 mag
Transit duration 0.16
( 3.8 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.001 %
Time of mid-transit   2455017.03271 ± 0.00061     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 13.367308 ± 0.000072 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2013Natur.494..452B  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5417 ± 75 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   −0.32 ± 0.07 dex
Stellar mass 0.803 ± 0.068   Msun
Stellar radius 0.770 ± 0.026 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.5667 ± 0.0065 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 1.742 ± 0.033
( 2.458 ± 0.047 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.1003 +0.0008 −0.0011  AU
Planetary mass 0.0 +0.031 −0.0
( 0.0 +9.9 −0.0 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.0270 +0.0047 −0.0065
( 0.303 +0.053 −0.073 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature K
Reference of detailed study 2013Natur.494..452B  

 

Kepler-37b does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

Kepler-37b 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)