TEPCat: Kepler-62c


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system Kepler-62c. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2013Sci...340..587B  
Date of discovery paper 2013 / 4 / 18 y / m / d
Right ascension 18 52 51.06 h m s
Declination +45 20 59.5 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 13.89 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 11.66 mag
Transit duration 0.126
( 3.02 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.007 %
Time of mid-transit   2454967.651 ± 0.008     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 12.4417 ± 0.0001 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2013Sci...340..587B  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 4925 ± 70 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   −0.34 ± 0.04 dex
Stellar mass 0.69 ± 0.02   Msun
Stellar radius 0.64 ± 0.02 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.68 ± 0.04 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 2.7 ± 0.2
( 3.81 ± 0.28 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.0929 ± 0.0009  AU
Planetary mass 0.0 +0.013 −0.0
( 0.0 +4.1 −0.0 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.0482 ± 0.0026
( 0.540 ± 0.029 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature 578 ± 31 K
Reference of detailed study 2013Sci...340..587B  

 

Kepler-62c does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

Kepler-62c 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)