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The transit of CoRoT-11b

Date: 14 June 2010
Satellite: CoRoT
Copyright: Image courtesy of D. Gandolfi [Gandolfi et al, 2010]

Phase-folded lightcurve of the transit of CoRoT-11b, as derived by superimposing all the transits observed in the lightcurve. The best-fit model (thick line) is plotted on top of it.

For further details see: Gandolfi, D., et al., "Transiting exoplanets from the CoRoT space mission XII. CoRoT-11b: a transiting massive 'hot-Jupiter' in a prograde orbit around a rapidly rotating F-type star", submitted to Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Last Update: 14 June 2010

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