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HAT-P-46 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 0.493 Jupiters, it takes 4.5 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0577 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2014.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2014
MASS
0.493 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.284 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0577 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
4.5 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.123
DETECTION METHOD
Transit