The star is orbited by one known extrasolar planet, designated COROT-4b.It was catalogued as part of the COROT mission to find transiting planets, when a planet was spotted using the transit method.
|b||0.72 ± 0.08 MJ||0.090 ± 0.001||9.20205 ± 0.00037||0||—||—|
Read more about this topic: COROT-4
Other articles related to "planetary system, planetary systems, systems, system, planetary":
... Transiting planetary systems are those with multiple planets in orbital planes along the line of sight between their star and Earth ... The Kepler mission was designed to discover systems of this type and has found numerous candidate systems ... Kepler 11 is a prominent example of a transiting system in which multiple simultaneous planetary transits have been observed ...
... be called protoplanetary, may give birth to a planetary system ... This mixing can explain some peculiarities in the composition of solar system bodies such as the presence of interstellar grains in the primitive meteorites ... Planetary formation can also be triggered by gravitational instability within the disk itself, which leads to its fragmentation into clumps ...
... The HD 41004 A system Companion Mass Semimajor axis Orbital period Eccentricity Radius b >2.56 MJ 1.70 963 0.74 — ...
... The Lupus-TR-3 system Companion Mass Semimajor axis Orbital period Eccentricity Inclination Radius b 0.81 ± 0.18 MJ 0.0464 ± 0.0007 3.91405 ± 4e-5 0 — — ...
Famous quotes containing the words system and/or planetary:
“The United States is unusual among the industrial democracies in the rigidity of the system of ideological controlindoctrination we might sayexercised through the mass media.”
—Noam Chomsky (b. 1928)
“What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdads of his dreams to rise from the dust.”
—Salvador Dali (19041989)