HD 47536 c

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HD 47536 c
Extrasolar planet List of extrasolar planets
Parent star
Star HD 47536
Constellation Canis Major
Right ascension (α) 06h 37m 47.6189s
Declination (δ) –32° 20′ 23.045″
Apparent magnitude (mV) 5.261
Distance 395.83 ly
(121.36 pc)
Spectral type K0III
Orbital elements
Semimajor axis (a) 3.72 AU
(557 Gm)
    30.7 mas
Orbital period (P) 2500 d
(6.84 y)
Physical characteristics
Minimum mass (m sin i) 6.98 MJ
Discovery information
Discovery date April 9, 2007
Discoverer(s) Setiawan et al.
Discovery method Radial velocity
Discovery site  Chile
Discovery status Unpublished
Database references
Extrasolar Planets
Encyclopaedia
data
SIMBAD data
Exoplanet Archive data
Open Exoplanet Catalogue data

HD 47536 c is an extrasolar planet located approximately 396 light-years away in the constellation of Canis Major, orbiting the star HD 47536. Like HD 47536 b, mass and semimajor axis are not exactly known. The mass can either be 6.98 or 13.61 MJ and semimajor axis of 3.72 or 5.20 AU, both depending on the mass of the star. The planet takes 2500 days or 6.84 years to orbit HD 47536. Unlike most planets, the eccentricity of the orbit is generally not known.

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Coordinates: Sky map 06h 37m 47.6189s, −32° 20′ 23.045″