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HAT-P-16 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 4.193 Jupiters, it takes 2.8 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0413 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2010.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2010
MASS
4.193 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.289 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0413 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
2.8 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.036
DETECTION METHOD
Transit