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Exoplanetary Scratchpad

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Star system in the star forming region of Orion's belt. It has a circumstellar disk (probably Carbon based) with a gap in it (0.2 to 46 AU), but no apparent planets responsible for the gap. Instead, complex, perhaps clumpy dust was found in it. The star is very young (5 to 10 MYO) and twice as massive as the Sun.

V1247 Orionis System Web Pages[]

V1247 Orionis System In the News[]

No Planet Found Responsible for Gap (Apr 2013)[]

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