TEPCat: Kepler-63


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system Kepler-63. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2013ApJ...775...54S  
Date of discovery paper 2013 / 8 / 1 y / m / d
Right ascension 19 16 54.28 h m s
Declination +49 32 53.5 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 11.73 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 10.00 mag
Transit duration 0.1210
( 2.904 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.4 %
Time of mid-transit   2455010.84307 ± 0.00005     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 9.4341505 ± 0.0000010 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2013ApJ...775...54S  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5576 ± 50 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   +0.05 ± 0.08 dex
Stellar mass 0.984 +0.035 −0.040   Msun
Stellar radius 0.901 +0.027 −0.022 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.52 ± 0.02 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 1.345 +0.089 −0.083
( 1.90 +0.13 −0.12 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.0 +0.45 −0.0  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.080 ± 0.002  AU
Planetary mass 0.0 +0.38 −0.0
( 0 +120 −0 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.544 ± 0.018
( 6.10 ± 0.20 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density 0.0 +2.3 −0.0
( 0.0 +3.1 −0.0 )
ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature K
Reference of detailed study 2013ApJ...775...54S  

 

Entries in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements:
 
Reference λ (degrees)
Sanchis-Ojeda et al. (2013)   −110   + 22   - 14  

 

 

Kepler-63 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)