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HD 159243 c is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is at least 1.9 Jupiter, it takes 248.4 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.8 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
at least 1.9 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.8 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
248.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.075
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity