Planet Hunters X. KIC 8462852 - Where's the Flux?

Overview of attention for article published in arXiv, September 2015
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#5 of 414,920)
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  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
156 news outlets
blogs
51 blogs
twitter
475 tweeters
facebook
21 Facebook pages
wikipedia
6 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
94 Google+ users
reddit
6 Redditors
video
4 video uploaders

Readers on

mendeley
162 Mendeley
Title
Planet Hunters X. KIC 8462852 - Where's the Flux?
Published in
arXiv, September 2015
DOI 10.1093/mnras/stw218
Authors

T. S. Boyajian, D. M. LaCourse, S. A. Rappaport, D. Fabrycky, D. A. Fischer, D. Gandolfi, G. M. Kennedy, M. C. Liu, A. Moor, K. Olah, K. Vida, M. C. Wyatt, W. M. J. Best, F. Ciesla, B. Csak, T. J. Dupuy, G. Handler, K. Heng, H. Korhonen, J. Kovacs, T. Kozakis, L. Kriskovics, J. R. Schmitt, Gy. Szabo, R. Szabo, J. Wang, S. Goodman, A. Hoekstra, K. J. Jek, J. Brewer, H. J. Deeg, S. B. Howell, S. T. Ishikawa, J. Lehtinen, C. Lintott, S. Lynn, D. Nespral, S. Nikbakhsh, K. Schawinski, A. M. Smith, J. Viuho, A. Weiksnar, M. Bosch, J. L. Connors, G. Green, A. J. Hoekstra, T. Jebson, M. R. Omohundro, H. M. Schwengeler, A. Szewczyk, B. Csák, J. Kovács

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 9 6%
France 3 2%
Brazil 3 2%
United Kingdom 3 2%
Chile 2 1%
Argentina 2 1%
Germany 1 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
Luxembourg 1 <1%
Other 7 4%
Unknown 130 80%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 46 28%
Researcher 32 20%
Student > Master 29 18%
Student > Bachelor 23 14%
Other 14 9%
Other 18 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Physics and Astronomy 87 54%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 17 10%
Computer Science 13 8%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 7 4%
Chemistry 6 4%
Other 32 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2067. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 07 March 2017.
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#208
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#5
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#7
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#2
of 25,138 outputs
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