TEPCat: WASP-162


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system WASP-162. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper arXiv:1803.02224  
Date of discovery paper 2018 / 3 / 7 y / m / d
Right ascension 11 13 10.29 h m s
Declination −17 39 28.1 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 12.21 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 10.47 mag
Transit duration 0.1774
( 4.258 )
day
hour
Transit depth 1.0 %
Time of mid-transit   2457701.3816 ± 0.0006     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 9.62468 ± 0.00001 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   arXiv:1803.02224  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5300 ± 100 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   +0.28 ± 0.13 dex
Stellar mass 0.95 ± 0.04   Msun
Stellar radius 1.11 ± 0.05 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity 4.33 ± 0.03 c.g.s.
Stellar mean density 0.71 ± 0.07
( 1.002 ± 0.099 )
ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.434 ± 0.005  
Orbital semimajor axis   0.0871 ± 0.0013  AU
Planetary mass 5.2 ± 0.2
( 1653 ± 63 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 1.00 ± 0.05
( 11.21 ± 0.56 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity 214 ± 15
4.33 ± 0.03
m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density 5.2 ± 0.6
( 6.90 ± 0.80 )
ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature 910 ± 20 K
Reference of detailed study arXiv:1803.02224  

 

WASP-162 does not have an entry in the catalogue of orbital obliquity measurements.

 

WASP-162 has not been analysed as part of the Homogeneous Studies of Transiting Extrasolar Planets project.

 


Page generated on 2019/07/16           John Southworth   (Keele University, UK)