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exoplanet

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Another name for an extrasolar planet.

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Exoplanets

David A. Rothery.

in Planets

November 2010; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 2991 words.

Planets are common around Sun-like stars. ‘Exoplanets’ examines this type of planet. The first discovery of an exoplanet was made in 1995, and hundreds of exoplanets are now known to exist....

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CHaracterising ExOPlanets Satellite

Edited by Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 91 words.

A joint mission between the European Space Agency and Switzerland to observe transits of exoplanets around stars down to 12th

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Uranus, Neptune, and Exoplanets

Andrew P. Ingersoll.

in Planetary Climates

August 2013; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Climate Change. 3992 words.

This chapter focuses on the climates of Uranus, Neptune, and exoplanets. Uranus spins on its side, which allows a comparison between sunlight and rotation for their effects on weather...

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exoplanet

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Another name for an extrasolar planet.

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Exoplanets

G H A Cole.

in Astronomy & Geophysics

February 2001; p ublished online February 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics; Geophysics. 5340 words.

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exoplanet

Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 7 words.

Another name for an *extrasolar planet.

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exoplanet

Edited by Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 7 words.

Another name for an *extrasolar planet.

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exoplanet

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 4 words.

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exoplanet

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 4 words.

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Nightside pollution of exoplanet transit depths

David M. Kipping and Giovanna Tinetti.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

October 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 7276 words.

Out of the known transiting extrasolar planets, the majority are gas giants orbiting their host star at close proximity. Both theoretical and observational studies support the hypothesis...

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