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PSR J0636

PSR J0636 Facts

Location of PSR J0636

The location of the pulsar in the night sky is determined by the Right Ascension (R.A.) and Declination (Dec.), these are equivalent to the Longitude and Latitude on the Earth. The Right Ascension is how far expressed in time (hh:mm:ss) the star is along the celestial equator. If the R.A. is positive then its eastwards. The Declination is how far north or south the object is compared to the celestial equator and is expressed in degrees. For PSR J0636, the location is 06h 36m 00.00 and 51° 29` 00.00 .

Physical Properties of PSR J0636

PSR J0636 Colour and Temperature

PSR J0636 has a spectral type of PSR.

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Additional PSR J0636 Facts and Figures

Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NamePSR J0636
Spectral TypePSR
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypePulsar
GalaxyMilky Way
Right Ascension (R.A.)06h 36m 00.00
Declination (Dec.)51° 29` 00.00

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet Count1

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List of Extrasolar Planets orbiting PSR J0636

NameStatusMass (Jupiters)Orbital Period (Days)EccentricityDiscoveredSemi-Major AxisPeriastron
PSR 0636 bConfirmed0.0672016

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