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Revisiting the Energy Budget of WASP-43b: Enhanced Day–Night Heat Transport

14 Nov 2017, 17:00 UTC
Revisiting the Energy Budget of WASP-43b: Enhanced Day–Night Heat Transport
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Dylan Keating and Nicolas B. Cowan 2017 ApJL 849 L5
Re-analysis of WASP-43b eclipse data to include reflected light reveals a cooler dayside (1483 ± 10 K) and hotter nightside (1076 ± 11 K), reducing the problem of the large day–night contrast previously measured.

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