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Kepler-96 b is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 8.46 Earth and it takes 16.2 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2014.

PLANET TYPE
Neptune-like
DISCOVERY DATE
2014
MASS
8.46 Earth
PLANET RADIUS
0.238 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
16.2 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit