COROT in Astronomy Meaning

The COROT meaning in Astronomy terms is "Convection, Rotation and planetary Transits". There are 2 related meanings of the COROT Astronomy abbreviation.

COROT on Astronomy Full Forms

  1. Convection, Rotation and planetary Transits CoRoT was a space telescope mission which operated from 2006 to 2013. The mission's two objectives were to search for extrasolar planets with short orbital periods, particularly those of large terrestrial size, and to perform asteroseismology by measuring solar-like oscillations in stars. The mission was led by the French Space Agency (CNES) in conjunction with the European Space Agency (ESA) and other international partners.
  2. Convection, Rotation et Transits planétaires

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  1. What does COROT stand for Astronomy?

    COROT stands for Convection, Rotation et Transits planétaires in Astronomy terms.

  2. What is the shortened form of Convection, Rotation et Transits planétaires in Astronomy?

    The short form of "Convection, Rotation et Transits planétaires" is COROT for Astronomy.


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