Artist's Illustration of HAT-P-11b Transmission Spectrum Plot

Artist's Illustration of HAT-P-11b Transmission Spectrum Plot

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News release ID: STScI-2014-42
Release Date: Sep 24, 2014
Image Use: Copyright
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A plot of the transmission spectrum for exoplanet HAT-P-11b, with Kepler, Hubble WFC3, and Spitzer transits combined. The results show a robust detection of water absorption in the WFC3 data. Transmission spectra of selected atmospheric models are plotted for comparison.


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Extrasolar Planets, Hubble Telescope, Illustrations, Planetary Atmospheres/Weather, Planets, Solar System, Stars

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NASA, ESA, and A. Feild (STScI)