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GJ 163 c is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is at least 6.8Earths, it takes 25.6 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.1254 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
at least 6.8Earths
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.1254 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
25.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.099
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity