TEPCat: Kepler-116b


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting system Kepler-116b. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2014ApJ...784...45R  
Date of discovery paper 2014 / 3 / 20 y / m / d
Right ascension 19 38 58.10 h m s
Declination +43 32 12.6 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 13.81 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 12.38 mag
Transit duration 0.1516
( 3.638 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.05 %
Time of mid-transit   2454970.15762 ± 0.00092     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 5.968734 ± 0.000009 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2014ApJ...784...45R  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 6142 ± 100 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   0.02 ± 0.10 dex
Stellar mass 1.209   Msun
Stellar radius 1.454 ± 0.273 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.196 ± 0.150 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 0.555 ± 0.293
( 0.78 ± 0.41 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity  
Orbital semimajor axis     AU
Planetary mass Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.305 ± 0.058
( 3.42 ± 0.65 )
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-116b does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

Kepler-116b has not been analysed as part of the Homogeneous Studies of Transiting Extrasolar Planets project.

 


Page generated on 2017/12/05           John Southworth   (Keele University, UK)