A transiting giant planet with a temperature between 250 K and 430 K

@article{Deeg2010ATG,
  title={A transiting giant planet with a temperature between 250 K and 430 K},
  author={H. J. Deeg and Claire Moutou and Anders Erikson and Sz. Csizmadia and Brandon Tingley and Pierre Barge and Hans Bruntt and Mathieu Havel and Suzanne Aigrain and J. M. Almenara and Roi Alonso and Michel Auvergne and Annie Baglin and Mauro Barbieri and W. Benz and Aldo S Bonomo and P. Bord{\'e} and François Bouchy and Jessica Cabrera and Ludmila Carone and Stefania Carpano and David R. Ciardi and Magali Deleuil and Rudolf Dvorak and Sylvio Ferraz-Mello and Malcolm Fridlund and Davide Gandolfi and J. C. Gazzano and Micha{\"e}l Gillon and Ph. Gondoin and E W Guenther and Tristan Guillot and Roland Hendrik den Hartog and A. P. Hatzes and Marton G. Hidas and Guillaume H{\'e}brard and Laurent Jorda and Petr Kabath and Helmut Lammer and Alain M. Leger and Tim Lister and Antoine Llebaria and Christophe Lovis and Michel Mayor and Tsevi Mazeh and Marc Ollivier and Martin P{\"a}tzold and Francesco A. Pepe and Fr'ed'eric Pont and Didier Queloz and Markus Rabus and Heike Rauer and Daniel Rouan and Benjamin Samuel and Jodi Schneider and Avi Shporer and B. Stecklum and Rachel A. Street and St{\'e}phane Udry and Joerg Weingrill and G{\"u}nther Wuchterl},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2010},
  volume={464},
  pages={384-387}
}
Of the over 400 known exoplanets, there are about 70 planets that transit their central star, a situation that permits the derivation of their basic parameters and facilitates investigations of their atmospheres. Some short-period planets, including the first terrestrial exoplanet (CoRoT-7b), have been discovered using a space mission designed to find smaller and more distant planets than can be seen from the ground. Here we report transit observations of CoRoT-9b, which orbits with a period of… Expand

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