Artist's Illustration of WASP-43b (Annotated)
260 light-years (80 parsecs)
The image was created from Hubble data from the following proposal: 13467 PI: J. Bean (University of Chicago) et al.
Members of the science team include: K. Stevenson (University of Chicago), J.-M. Désert (CASA/University of Colorado), M. Line (University of California, Santa Cruz), J. Bean (University of Chicago), J. Fortney (University of California, Santa Cruz), A. Showman and T. Kataria (University of Arizona), L. Kreidberg (University of Chicago), P.R. McCullough (STScI/JHU), G. Henry (Tennessee State University), D. Charbonneau (Harvard University), A. Burrows (Princeton University), S. Seager (MIT), N. Madhusudhan (University of Cambridge, UK), M. Williamson (Tennessee State University), and D. Homeier (CNRS/University of Lyons).