HD 152079 b

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HD 152079 b
Exoplanet List of exoplanets
Parent star
Star HD 152079
Constellation Ara
Right ascension (α) 16h 53m 29.735s[1]
Declination (δ) –46° 19′ 58.64″[1]
Apparent magnitude (mV) 9.18
Distanceapprox. 270[1] ly
(approx. 80[1] pc)
Spectral type G6V
Mass (m) 1.023 M
Metallicity [Fe/H] 0.16
Orbital elements
Semi-major axis(a) 3.2 ± 2.1 AU
(480 ± 310 Gm)
    38 mas
Periastron (q) 1.3 AU
(190 Gm)
Apastron (Q) 5.1 AU
(770 Gm)
Eccentricity (e) 0.60 ± 0.24
Orbital period(P) 2097 ± 930 d
(5.74 ± 2.55 y)
Orbital speed (υ) 17 km/s
Argument of
periastron
(ω) 325 ± 37°
Time of periastron (T0) 24553193 ± 260 JD
Semi-amplitude (K) 58 ± 8 m/s
Physical characteristics
Minimum mass(m sin i)3 ± 2 MJ
Discovery information
Discovery date January 26, 2010
Discoverer(s) Arriagada et al.[2]
Discovery method Doppler spectroscopy
Discovery site Las Campanas Observatory
Discovery status Published[2]
Other designations
CD46°11085 b, HIP 82632 b
Database references
Extrasolar Planets
Encyclopaedia
data
SIMBADdata
Exoplanet Archivedata
Open Exoplanet Cataloguedata

This planet is an eccentric Jupiter gas giant discovered by the Magellan Planet Search Program in 2010.[2]

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Coordinates: Sky map 16h 53m 29.74s, −46° 19′ 58.6″