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Kepler-68 c is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 7.2 Earths and it takes 9.6 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
7.2 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
1.0 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
9.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit