Beta Pictoris b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits an A-type star. Its mass is 11 Jupiters, it takes 21 years to complete one orbit of its star, and is 9.1 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2008.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2008
MASS
11 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.65 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
9.1 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
21 years
ECCENTRICITY
0.08
DETECTION METHOD