HEK VI: On the Dearth of Galilean Analogs in Kepler and the Exomoon Candidate Kepler-1625b I

@article{Teachey2017HEKVO,
  title={HEK VI: On the Dearth of Galilean Analogs in Kepler and the Exomoon Candidate Kepler-1625b I},
  author={A. Teachey and D. Kipping and A. Schmitt},
  journal={arXiv: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics},
  year={2017}
}
Exomoons represent an outstanding challenge in modern astronomy, with the potential to provide rich insights into planet formation theory and habitability. In this work, we stack the phase-folded transits of 284 viable moon hosting Kepler planetary candidates, in order to search for satellites. These planets range from Earth-to-Jupiter sized and from ${\sim}$0.1-to-1.0 AU in separation - so-called "warm" planets. Our data processing includes two-pass harmonic detrending, transit timing… Expand
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