TEPCat: WASP-36


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system WASP-36. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2012AJ....143...81S  
Date of discovery paper 2011 / 10 / 25 y / m / d
Right ascension 08 46 19.30 h m s
Declination −08 01 36.7 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 12.70 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 11.29 mag
Transit duration 0.07566
( 1.8158 )
day
hour
Transit depth 2.0 %
Time of mid-transit   2455569.83771 ± 0.00046     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 1.53736596 ± 0.00000024 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2016MNRAS.459.1393M  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5928 ± 59 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   −0.01 ± 0.05 dex
Stellar mass 1.081 ± 0.034   Msun
Stellar radius 0.985 ± 0.014 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.486 ± 0.009 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 1.132 ± 0.032
( 1.597 ± 0.045 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.0  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.02677 ± 0.00028  AU
Planetary mass 2.361 ± 0.070
( 750 ± 22 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 1.327 ± 0.021
( 14.87 ± 0.24 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity 33.2 ± 1.1
3.52 ± 0.01
m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density 0.945 ± 0.042
( 1.254 ± 0.056 )
ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature 1733 ± 19 K
Reference of detailed study 2016MNRAS.459.1393M  

 

WASP-36 does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

WASP-36 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)