System Parameters for Kepler 8b
A: Based primarily on the photometry.
B: Based on the photometry and radial velocities.
C: Based on spectrum analysis (FIES/MOOG or HIRES/SME).
D: Based on the Yale-Yonsei evolution tracks.
E: Based on Newton’s version of Kepler’s Third Law.
F: Assumes Bond albedo = 0.1 and complete redistribution.
Inclination and Light Curve
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(Center at RA = 18hr 45min Dec= +42d 0m. North is up.)
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