Daily Archives: December 5, 2013

MagAO Discovers a Planet

Today, Vanessa and the rest of the MagAO team announced the discovery of a new planet, named HD 106906 b. Read on for the exciting details. You can find the original press release at UA News, and read more at: … Continue reading

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HD 106906 b: A planetary-mass companion outside a massive debris disk

We report the discovery of a planetary-mass companion, HD 106906 b, with the new Magellan Adaptive Optics (MagAO) + Clio2 system. The companion is detected with Clio2 in three bands: J, KS, and L′, and lies at a projected separation … Continue reading

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