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CoRoT-5 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 0.467 Jupiters, it takes 4 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.04947 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2009.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2009
MASS
0.467 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.388 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.04947 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.09
DETECTION METHOD
Transit