Statistical Characterization of Hot Jupiter Atmospheres Using Spitzer’s Secondary Eclipses

@article{Garhart2019StatisticalCO,
  title={Statistical Characterization of Hot Jupiter Atmospheres Using Spitzer’s Secondary Eclipses},
  author={Emily Garhart and Drake L. Deming and Avi M. Mandell and Heather A. Knutson and Nicole L. Wallack and Adam S. Burrows and Jonathan J. Fortney and Callie E. Hood and Christopher Seay and David K. Sing and Bj{\"o}rn Benneke and Jonathan D. Fraine and Tiffany Kataria and Nikole K. Lewis and Nikku Madhusudhan and Peter R. McCullough and Kevin B. Stevenson and Hannah R. Wakeford},
  journal={The Astronomical Journal},
  year={2019},
  volume={159}
}
We report 78 secondary eclipse depths for a sample of 36 transiting hot Jupiters observed at 3.6 and 4.5 μm using the Spitzer Space Telescope. Our eclipse results for 27 of these planets are new, and include highly irradiated worlds such as KELT-7b, WASP-87b, WASP-76b, and WASP-64b, and important targets for James Webb Space Telescope such as WASP-62b. We find that WASP-62b has a slightly eccentric orbit ( ), and we confirm the eccentricity of HAT-P-13b and WASP-14b. The remainder are… 

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