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HD 168746 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is at least 0.248 Jupiter, it takes 6.4 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0659 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2002.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2002
MASS
at least 0.248 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0659 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
6.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.107
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity