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HD 162020 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is at least 14.4 Jupiter, it takes 8.4 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.074 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2002.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2002
MASS
at least 14.4 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.074 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
8.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.277
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity