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J/A+A/610/A3        Radial velocity curve of 3 K giants           (Jeong+, 2018)

Catalogue of radial velocity measurements of K-giant stars. Jeong G., Lee B.-C., Han I., Omiya M., Izumiura H., Sato B., Harakawa H., Kambe E., Mkrtichian D. <Astron. Astrophys. 610, A3 (2018)> =2018A&A...610A...3J (SIMBAD/NED BibCode)
ADC_Keywords: Stars, giant ; Radial velocities Keywords: stars: individual: HD 40956, HD 111591, HD 113996 - stars: planetary systems - techniques: radial velocities Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to detect and investigate the nature of long-term radial velocity (RV) variations of K-type giants and to confirm planetary companions around the stars. We have conducted two planet search programs by precise RV measurement using the 1.8m telescope at Bohyunsan Optical Astronomy Observatory (BOAO) and the 1.88m telescope at Okayama Astrophysical Observatory (OAO). The BOAO program searches for planets around 55 early K giants. The OAO program is looking for 190 G-K type giants. In this paper, we report the detection of long-period RV variations of three K giant stars, HD 40956, HD 111591, and HD 113996. We investigated the cause of the observed RV variations and conclude the substellar companions are most likely the cause of the RV variations. The orbital analyses yield P=578.6±3.3d, msini=2.7±0.6MJ, a=1.4±0.1AU for HD 40956; P=1056.4±14.3d, msini=4.4±0.4MJ, a=2.5±0.1AU for HD 111591; P=610.2±3.8d, msini=6.3±1.0MJ, a=1.6±0.1AU for HD 113996. Description: The catalogue contains individual measurements of radial velocities of three K-giant stars. They were measured in 2005-2016 with spectrograph. File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file stars.dat 79 3 Studied stars rvdat.dat 49 160 Individual rotation velocity data
Byte-by-byte Description of file: stars.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 2 A2 --- --- [HD] 4- 9 I6 --- HD Henry Draper catalogue star number 12- 13 I2 h RAh Simbad Right Ascension (J2000.0) 15- 16 I2 min RAm Simbad Right Ascension (J2000.0) 18- 22 F5.2 s RAs Simbad Right Ascension (J2000.0) 24 A1 --- DE- Simbad Declination sign (J2000.0) 25- 26 I2 deg DEd Simbad Declination (J2000.0) 28- 29 I2 arcmin DEm Simbad Declination (J2000.0) 31- 34 F4.1 arcsec DEs Simbad Declination (J2000.0) 36- 39 F4.2 mag Bmag Simbad B band magnitude 41- 44 F4.2 mag Vmag Simbad V band magnitude 46- 52 A7 --- SpType Simbad MK spectral type 53- 58 F6.1 d Per Period 60- 63 F4.1 d e_Per rms uncertainty on Per 65- 67 F3.1 MJup msini Minimum ass of orbiting companion 69- 71 F3.1 MJup e_msini rms uncertainty on msini 73- 75 F3.1 AU a Semi-major axis of orbiting companion 77- 79 F3.1 AU e_a rms uncertainty on a
Byte-by-byte Description of file: rvdat.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 6 I6 --- HD Henry Draper catalogue star number 9- 17 F9.4 d JD Julian day (JD-2450000) 19- 24 F6.1 m/s RV Radial velocity 27- 30 F4.1 m/s e_RV Error of radial velocity 33- 36 A4 --- Obs Observatory 39- 49 A11 --- Inst Spectrograph
Acknowledgements: Gwanghui Jeong, tlotv(at)
(End) Patricia Vannier [CDS] 20-Oct-2017
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