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Kepler-59 c is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits an F-type star. Its mass is 1.37 Jupiters, it takes 18 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.1372 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2012.

PLANET TYPE
Neptune-like
DISCOVERY DATE
2012
MASS
1.37 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.98 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.1372 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
18 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD