RA (J2000)
DEC (J2000)
Spec Type
R band (mag)
Distance (pc)
Disk Major Axis "
Disk Diameter (AU)
Inclination (degrees)
Major axis PA
Resolution elements across
At ref. wavelength (microns)
# References
22 57 39.05-29 37 20.1DebrisA31.27.241295.266156Kalas, Graham, and Clampin 2005795.10.642


Elliptical ring


Coronagraphic Observations of Fomalhaut at Solar System Scales

Kenworthy, M.A. et al. 2013 Ap.J. 764 7

No planet detected at 4 microns

An Interferometric Study of the Fomalhaut Inner Debris Disk. II. Keck Nuller Mid-infrared Observations

Mennesson, B. et al. 2013 Ap.J. 763 119

Small 10 micron excess

Asteroid Belts in Debris Disk Twins: Vega and Fomalhaut

Su, K.Y.L. et al. 2013 Ap.J. 763 118

1 other objects in this reference

Modeling of inner debris belt

Herschel images of Fomalhaut. An extrasolar Kuiper belt at the height of its dynamical activity

B. Acke et al. 2012 A.&A. 540 125

Herschel far-IR imagery

Constraining the Planetary System of Fomalhaut Using High-resolution ALMA Observations

Boley, A. C.; Payne, M. J.; Corder, S.; Dent, W. R. F.; Ford, E. B.; Shabram, M. 2012 Ap.J. 750 L21

870 um map of NW part of ring

On the Age and Binarity of Fomalhaut

Mamajek, E.E. 2012 Ap.J., 754 L20

Revision of Fomalhaut system age to 400 Myrs

The lunar phases of dust grains orbiting Fomalhaut

Min, M. et al. 2010 A.&A. 509 L6

An Interferometric Study of the Fomalhaut Inner Debris Disk. I. Near-Infrared Detection of Hot Dust with VLTI/VINCI

Absil, O. et al. 2009 Ap.J. 704 150

Fomalhaut's Debris Disk and Planet: Constraining the Mass of Fomalhaut b from disk Morphology

Chiang, E., Kite, E., Kalas, P., Graham, J. R., Clampin, M., 2009, ApJ, 693, 734

MMT/AO 5 micron Imaging Constraints on the Existence of Giant Planets Orbiting Fomalhaut at ~13-40 AU

Kenworthy, M.A., et al. 2009, ApJ, 697, 1928

Refers to planets

Extrasolar planets and brown dwarfs around A-F type stars. VI. High precision RV survey of early type dwarfs with HARPS.

Lagrange A.M., Desort M., Galland F., Udry S. and Mayor M., 2009, A&A, 495, 335

1 other objects in this reference

The spin-orbit alignment of the Fomalhaut planetary system probed by optical long baseline interferometry

Le Bouquin, J.-B., Absil, O., Benisty, M., Massi, F., M?rand, A., Stefl, S., 2009, A&A, 498, 41

Spitzer/Infrared Array Camera Limits to Planetary Companions of Fomalhaut and epsilon Eridani

Marengo, M. et al. 2009 Ap.J. 700 1647

1 other objects in this reference

Optical Images of an Exosolar Planet 25 Light-Years from Earth

Kalas, P., Graham, J. R., Chiang, E., Fitzgerald, M. P., Clampin, M., Kite, E. S., Stapelfeldt, K., Marois, C., Krist, J., 2008, Scie, 322, 1345

Geometrical and physical properties of circumbinary discs in eccentric stellar binaries

Pichardo, B., Sparke, L.S., Aguilar, L.A., 2008, MNRAS, 391, 815

Planetary embryos and planetesimals residing in thin debris discs

Quillen, A.C., Morbidelli, A., Moore, A., 2007, MNRAS, 380, 1642

Search for Cold Debris Disks around M-dwarfs. II

Lestrade, J. -F., Wyatt, M. C., Bertoldi, F., Menten, K. M., Labaigt, G., 2006, A&A, 460, 733

Predictions for a planet just inside Fomalhaut's eccentric ring

Quillen, A.C., 2006, MNRAS, 372, L14

Debris Disk Evolution around A Stars

Su, K. Y. L., Rieke, G. H., Stansberry, J. A., Bryden, G., Stapelfeldt, K. R., Trilling, D. E., Muzerolle, J., Beichman, C. A., Moro-Martin, A., Hines, D. C., Werner, M. W., 2006, ApJ, 653, 675

10 other objects in this reference

Dust in Resonant Extrasolar Kuiper Belts: Grain Size and Wavelength Dependence of Disk Structure

Wyatt, M.C., 2006, ApJ, 639, 1153

A planetary system as the origin of structure in Fomalhaut's dust belt

*Kalas, P., Graham, J.R., and Clampin, M. 2005 Nature 435 1067

ACS/HST image of the fomalhaut disk
Numerical Modeling of Dusty Debris Disks

Deller, A.T., & Maddison, S.T. 2005 Ap.J. 625 398

2 other objects in this reference

Image of Fomalhaut Dust Ring at 350 Microns: The Relative Column Density Map Shows Pericenter-Apocenter Asymmetry

Marsh, K.A., Velusamy, T., Dowell, C.D., Grogan, K., and Beichman, C. 2005 Ap.J. 20 L47

Decay of planetary debris disks

Rieke, G.H., Su, K.Y.L., Stansberry, J.A., et al., 2005, ApJ, 620, 1010

8 other objects in this reference

Submillimetre observations and modelling of Vega-type stars

Sheret, I., Dent, W.R.F. & Wyatt, M.C., 2004, MNRAS, 348, 1282

3 other objects in this reference

First Look at the Fomalhaut Debris Disk with the Spitzer Space Telescope

Stapelfeldt, K.R., et al. 2004, Ap.J.S. 154 458

Spitzer space telescope image of the disk around Fomalhaut
Submillimeter Observations of an Asymmetric Dust Disk around Fomalhaut

Holland, W.S. et al. 2003 Ap.J. 582 1141

JCMT 850 micron image of the Fomalhaut disk
Collisional processes in extrasolar planetesimal discs - dust clumps in Fomalhaut's debris disc

Wyatt, M.C., and Dent, W.R.F. 2002 MNRAS 334 589

Models of the dust structures around Vega-excess stars

Dent, W.R.F., Walker, H.J., Holland, W.S., and Greaves, J.S. 2000 MNRAS 314 702

2 other objects in this reference

A Bayesian Analysis of Models for the Dust Cloud around Fomalhaut

Harvey, P.M. And Jefferys, W.H. 2000 Ap.J. 538 783

ISOPHOT Observations of Dust Disks around Main Sequence (Vega-Like) Stars

Walker, H.J. And Heinrichsen, I. 2000 Icarus 143 147

2 other objects in this reference

Molecular line observations of southern main-sequence stars with dust disks: alpha PS A, beta Pic, epsilon ERI and HR 4796 A. Does the low gas content of the beta PIC and epsilon ERI disks hint of planets?

Liseau, R. 1999 A.&A. 348 133

2 other objects in this reference

How Observations of Circumstellar Disk Asymmetries Can Reveal Hidden Planets: Pericenter Glow and Its Application to the HR 4796 Disk

Wyatt, M.C., et al. 1999 Ap.J. 527 918

1 other objects in this reference

Submillimetre images of dusty debris around nearby stars

Holland, W.S. et al. 1998 Nature 392 788

1 other objects in this reference

JCMT 850 micron image of the Fomalhaut disk
Infrared Space Observatory Mapping of 60 micron Dust Emission Around Vega-type Systems

Fajardo-Acosta, S.B., Stencel, R.E., and Backman, D.E. 1997 Ap.J. 487 L151

1 other objects in this reference

Far-Infrared Constraints on Dust Shells around Vega-like Stars

Harvey, P.M. et al. 1996, Ap.J. 471 973

A search for molecular gas components in prototypal Vega-excess systems

Dent., W.R.F. e al. 1995 MNRAS 277 L25

2 other objects in this reference

Submillimeter studies of main-sequence stars

Zuckerman, B. and Becklin, E.E. 1993 Ap.J. 414 793

1 other objects in this reference

An optical search for beta Pictoris-like disks around nearby stars

Smith, B.A., Fountain, J.W., and Terrile, R.J. 1992, A&A, 261, 499

3 other objects in this reference

Dust disks around Vega-type stars

Chini, R., Kruegel, E., Kreysa, R., Shustov, B., and Tutukov, A. 1991 A.&A. 252 220

1 other objects in this reference

Large dust particles around main sequence stars

Chini, R., Kruegel, E., and Kreysa, E. 1990 A.&A. 227 L5

2 other objects in this reference

IRAS observations of matter around nearby stars

Aumann, H.H. 1985 PASP 97 885

3 other objects in this reference