Posts Categorized: Extrasolar Planets

The transit of the WASP-13b was observed at Taurus Hill Observatory 17./18.2.2011.

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WASP-13b is located 509 light years from the Earth in Lynx constellation. The object is discovered year 2008 by superWASP. The transit of the WASP-13b was observed at Taurus Hill Observatory 17./18.2.2011. The duration of the transit, according the measurements, was 247.1 minutes and the dimmening 11.9 mmag. (CREDIT TRESCA: http://var2.astro.cz/EN/tresca/transit-detail.php?id=1298012292 ).

XO-3b observed at Taurus Hill Observatory.

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XO-3b is orbiting a F5V type of star. The star is located about 850 light years from the Earth. The transit of the XO-3b was observed at Taurus Hill Observatory 15./16.2.2011. The duration of the transit was, according the measurements, 168.8 minutes and the dimmening of the star was 9.7 mmag. (CREDIT TRESCA: http://var2.astro.cz/EN/tresca/transit-detail.php?id=1297849122).   […]

HAT-P-5b light curve measured at Taurus Hill Observatory.

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Taurus Hill Observatory research team observed the transit of the exoplanet HAT-P-5b 9./10.2.2011 at Taurus Hill Observatory. The exoplanet is located about 1100 light years from the Earth in Lyra. The mother star is a G-type of star and the exoplanet so called Hot Jupiter that orbits very near the star. The dimmening that exoplanet […]