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HD 209458 b

(Osiris)
(hot jupiter discovered in 1999)

HD 209458 b is a transiting hot jupiter orbiting a G-type star star (1.13 solar masses) in a 3.5-day orbit. It was identified as a transiting planet in 1999 and radial velocity and direct imaging observations have been successful, making it of interest for further study.


(exoplanet,transits,RV method)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HD_209458_b
http://simbad.u-strasbg.fr/simbad/sim-id?Ident=HD+209458b
RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
~0159pc519lyHD 209458 b
Coordinates:HD 209458 b
J220310.7728+185303.550

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