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Exoplanet HAT-P-1b - 5.10.2020 at 22.55 - 6.10.2020 at 03.21 Hankasalmi, Murtoinen Observation number 94163

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Harri Kiiskinen, Jyväskylän Sirius

I tried to detect an exoplanet for the first time and it worked beyond expectations. At 521 light-years away, the star ADS 16402 B (HAT-P-1) orbits the hot exoplanet HAT-P-1b, slightly larger than Jupiter, with an orbital time of only 4.5 days. More than 400 images, image alignments and brightness measurements of the object itself and a couple of reference stars with the HOPS program and a curve like this were created from it.



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  • Observation target
    • Exoplanet
  • Designation
    • HAT-P-1b
    • Luokittelematon
  • Constellation
    • Lacerta
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • 10.4
Technical information

RCOS 16RC, Paramount ME, SBIG STX-16803, 404x15s

Comments: 2 pcs
Jarkko Suominen - 10.10.2020 at 13.18 Report this

Hieno havainto! Tuo HOPS on kyllä käyttäjäystävällinen softa! Olethan huomannut laittaa havainnon Arielin exoclock projektiin mukaan? https://www.exoclock.space/ 

Harri Kiiskinen - 10.10.2020 at 16.10 Report this

Kiitos Jarkko. HOPS oli tosiaan positiivinen yllätys. Laitoin havainnon Ariel-projektin tietokantaan jokunen päivä sitten, mutta ainakaan vielä se se ei ole ilmaantunut sivulle, lienee jonkinlainen tarkastusprosessi meneillään.  

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