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GJ 667 C b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a M-type star. Its mass is at least 5.6Earths, it takes 7.2 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0505 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2011.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2011
MASS
at least 5.6Earths
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0505 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
7.2 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.13
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity