Kepler-279 b is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 12.8 Earths, it takes 12.3 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.112 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2014.

PLANET TYPE
Neptune-like
DISCOVERY DATE
2014
MASS
12.8 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
0.323 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.112 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
12.3 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD