The Extrasolar
Planets Encyclopaedia

Established in February 1995
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update : Dec. 8, 2021 (4890 planets)
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June 17, 2021 Our page listing exoplanets in binary systems went through a major update, now providing the inclusion of a downloadable machine-readable table with the main characteristics of all known (S-type) planet-hosting binaries of separation <500au (see here).

Feb. 25, 2021 Candidate rocky planet in the HZ of alf Cen A (Wagner et al.)

Feb. 5, 2021 We have just gone through a major update adding hundreds of new planets to our database!

Dec. 2, 2019 A new tool is now accessible on the database. This tool can be used to easily simulate the climate on terrestrial planets. It is accessible here.

Oct. 8, 2019 Nobel Prize for exoplanets (Mayor & Queloz - and for Cosmology [Peebles])


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update : June 27, 2021

Planets in binaries

update : Dec. 8, 2021


update : Dec. 2, 2021

Theory Work

update : Nov. 22, 2017

Other sites

update : Oct. 4, 2021