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RINGS & MOONS

Started by ggccg
Default_user
over 3 years ago

I noticed transits under other transits. Does that Mean anything???

Default_user
over 3 years ago

"Two Suns Could Boost Odds of Habitable 'Exomoons'"

http://news.yahoo.com/two-suns-could-boost-odds-habitable-exomoons-131110195.html

Default_user
over 3 years ago

NEW Paper:

In Search of Exomoons

Author: David M. Kipping

(Submitted on 6 May 2014)

http://arxiv.org/abs/1405.1455

Default_user
over 3 years ago
crazyllama2 in response to JKD

JKD:

KID 10723750 - KOI 209.01

http://talk.planethunters.org/objects/APH10102031

Very cool to see! Multiple planets!

Default_user
over 3 years ago
JKD

KID 10960865 - see http://talk.planethunters.org/objects/APHF20412102

Only a few data sets are available.

However, if it is a real transit, there is an additional dip on the left side, which might come from a moon-like object around the potential planet

Default_user
over 3 years ago

Some interesting reading here: http://solar-flux.forumandco.com/t1552-1swasp-j14074793-3945426-exoplanet-rings-and-moons

Default_user
almost 3 years ago
JKD

Looks interesting and promising to be a Ring-Candidate

http://talk.planethunters.org/#/boards/BPH0000005/discussions/DPH00004ab

Default_user
almost 3 years ago
JKD

K2 C1 data

201505350 - looks like a classical Moon Candidate

Default_user
over 2 years ago

Very interesting article on arXiv.org :

"ON THE DETECTION OF EXOMOONS: A SEARCH IN KEPLER DATA FOR THE ORBITAL SAMPLING EFFECT AND THE SCATTER PEAK"

by Michael Hippke

http://arxiv.org/pdf/1502.05033v2.pdf

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