K2-53 b is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 7.27 Earths, it takes 12.2 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.098 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2016.

PLANET TYPE
Neptune-like
DISCOVERY DATE
2016
MASS
7.27 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
0.232 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.098 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
12.2 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD