TEPCat: WASP-60


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system WASP-60. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2013A+A...549A.134H  
Date of discovery paper 2012 / 11 / 6 y / m / d
Right ascension 23 46 39.98 h m s
Declination +31 09 21.4 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 12.18 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 10.59 mag
Transit duration 0.139
( 3.34 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.9 %
Time of mid-transit   2455747.0295 ± 0.0022     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 4.3050011 ± 0.0000062 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2013A+A...549A.134H  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5900 ± 100 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   −0.04 ± 0.09 dex
Stellar mass 1.078 ± 0.035   Msun
Stellar radius 1.14 ± 0.13 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.35 ± 0.09 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 0.72 ± 0.20
( 1.02 ± 0.28 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.0  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.0531 ± 0.0006  AU
Planetary mass 0.514 ± 0.034
( 163 ± 10 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.86 ± 0.12
( 9.6 ± 1.3 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity 15.5 +4.9 −3.7
3.2 +0.1 −0.1
m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density 0.8 ± 0.3
( 1.06 ± 0.40 )
ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature 1320 ± 75 K
Reference of detailed study 2013A+A...549A.134H  

 

WASP-60 does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

WASP-60 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)