TEPCat: Kepler-96


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system Kepler-96. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2014ApJS..210...20M  
Date of discovery paper 2014 / 1 / 20 y / m / d
Right ascension 19 48 16.71 h m s
Declination +40 31 30.5 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 10.43 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 8.87 mag
Transit duration 0.161
( 3.86 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.065 %
Time of mid-transit   2455071.0192 ± 0.0003     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 16.238464 ± 0.000012 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2013ApJS..204...24B  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5690 ± 73 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   +0.04 ± 0.07 dex
Stellar mass 1.00 ± 0.06   Msun
Stellar radius 1.02 ± 0.09 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.421 ± 0.08 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 1.09 ± 0.18
( 1.54 ± 0.25 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.0  
Orbital semimajor axis     AU
Planetary mass 0.027 ± 0.011
( 8.6 ± 3.5 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.238 ± 0.020
( 2.67 ± 0.22 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density 1.70 ± 0.84
( 2.3 ± 1.1 )
ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature K
Reference of detailed study 2014ApJS..210...20M  

 

Kepler-96 does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

Kepler-96 has not been analysed as part of the Homogeneous Studies of Transiting Extrasolar Planets project.

 


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