Two Directly Imaged, Wide-orbit Giant Planets around the Young, Solar Analog TYC 8998-760-1

  title={Two Directly Imaged, Wide-orbit Giant Planets around the Young, Solar Analog TYC 8998-760-1},
  author={Alexander J. Bohn and Matthew A. Kenworthy and Ch. Ginski and Steven Rieder and Eric E. Mamajek and Tiffany Meshkat and Mark J. Pecaut and Maddalena Reggiani and J. de Boer and Christoph U. Keller and Frans Snik and John Southworth},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal Letters},
Even though tens of directly imaged companions have been discovered in the past decades, the number of directly confirmed multiplanet systems is still small. Dynamical analysis of these systems imposes important constraints on formation mechanisms of these wide-orbit companions. As part of the Young Suns Exoplanet Survey we report the detection of a second planetary-mass companion around the 17 Myr-old, solar-type star TYC 8998-760-1 that is located in the Lower Centaurus Crux subgroup of the… 

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