TEPCat: WASP-160


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system WASP-160. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper arXiv:1807.06973  
Date of discovery paper 2018 / 7 / 19 y / m / d
Right ascension 05 50 43.06 h m s
Declination −27 37 23.4 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 13.09 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 11.06 mag
Transit duration 0.11855
( 2.8452 )
day
hour
Transit depth 2.0 %
Time of mid-transit   2457383.65494 ± 0.00021     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 3.7684950 ± 0.0000034 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   arXiv:1807.06973  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5218 ± 18 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   +0.149 ± 0.020 dex
Stellar mass 0.879 +0.022 −0.020   Msun
Stellar radius 0.872 +0.013 −0.012 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.44 ± 0.05 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 1.325 +0.068 −0.062
( 1.870 +0.096 −0.087 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.0 +0.22 −0.0  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.0455 ± 0.0012  AU
Planetary mass 0.281 ± 0.030
( 89.3 ± 9.5 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 1.093 +0.022 −0.021
( 12.25 + 0.25 − 0.24 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity 5.82 +0.68 −0.66
2.76 +0.05 −0.05
m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density 0.201 +0.024 −0.025
( 0.267 +0.032 −0.033 )
ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature 1100 ± 9 K
Reference of detailed study arXiv:2109.04590  

 

WASP-160 does not have an entry in the catalogue of orbital obliquity measurements.

 

WASP-160 has not been analysed as part of the Homogeneous Studies of Transiting Extrasolar Planets project.

 


Page generated on 2021/12/02           John Southworth   (Keele University, UK)