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HAT-P-26 b is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 18.751 Earth, it takes 4.2 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0479 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2010.

PLANET TYPE
Neptune-like
DISCOVERY DATE
2010
MASS
18.751 Earth
PLANET RADIUS
0.565 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0479 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
4.2 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.124
DETECTION METHOD
Transit