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published by the NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
This APOD page features the first confirmed image of an extrasolar planet orbiting a sun-like star. Text and numerous links provide additional information; one link goes to the press release of the confirmation.
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Astronomy
- Exoplanets
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image credit: D. Lafreniere, R. Jayawardhana, M. van Kerkwijk (University of Toronto); image source; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from February 1, 2012 until February 16, 2012. View the feature here!


Access Rights: Free access
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Keywords: Extrasolar planet, confirmation, satellite, transit
Record Creator: Metadata instance created January 21, 2012 by Ed Lee
Record Updated: May 03, 2012 by Lyle Barbato
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July 4, 2010
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Record Link
AIP Format
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2010), WWW Document, (http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap100704.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
APOD: Companion of a Young, Sun-like Star Confirmed, (NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2010), <http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap100704.html>.
APA Format
APOD: Companion of a Young, Sun-like Star Confirmed. (2010, July 4). Retrieved November 23, 2014, from NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center: http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap100704.html
Chicago Format
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center. APOD: Companion of a Young, Sun-like Star Confirmed. Greenbelt: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, July 4, 2010. http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap100704.html (accessed 23 November 2014).
MLA Format
APOD: Companion of a Young, Sun-like Star Confirmed. Greenbelt: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, 2010. 4 July 2010. 23 Nov. 2014 <http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap100704.html>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Title = {APOD: Companion of a Young, Sun-like Star Confirmed}, Publisher = {NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {23 November 2014}, Month = {July 4, 2010}, Year = {2010} }
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