Tag archives for transit

AAS: Kepler triple weirdness

Kepler announces discovery of transiting hierarchical triple. Extremely weird, with bonus cute animation…

Kepler 10-b, announced at the Annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society today, has a mass of 4.6 Earth masses and a radius of 1.4 Earth radii. Density of 8.8

mini-neptune tranist

Canadian-French Hawaii Telescope transit observations show super-earth is probably a mini-neptune