TEPCat: Kepler-59b


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting system Kepler-59b. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2013MNRAS.428.1077S  
Date of discovery paper 2012 / 8 / 20 y / m / d
Right ascension 19 08 09.48 h m s
Declination +46 38 24.5 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 14.42 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 12.92 mag
Transit duration 0.2031
( 4.874 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.01 %
Time of mid-transit   2454970.71391 ± 0.00442     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 11.869455 ± 0.000089 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2014ApJ...784...45R  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 6307 ± 200 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   −0.25 ± 0.50 dex
Stellar mass 1.091   Msun
Stellar radius 1.011 ± 0.499 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.468 ± 0.300 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 1.490 ± 0.445
( 2.10 ± 0.63 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity  
Orbital semimajor axis     AU
Planetary mass 0.0 +2.05 −0.0
( 0 +651 −0 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.111 ± 0.054
( 1.24 ± 0.61 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature K
Reference of detailed study 2014ApJ...784...45R  

 

Kepler-59b does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

Kepler-59b has not been analysed as part of the Homogeneous Studies of Transiting Extrasolar Planets project.

 


Page generated on 2017/12/11           John Southworth   (Keele University, UK)