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Ross 458 c is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 6.28536 Jupiters, it takes 57057.7 years to complete one orbit of its star, and is 1168 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2010.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2010
MASS
6.28536 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.22 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
1168.0 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
57057.7 years
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Imaging