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HIP 63242 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is at least 9.18 Jupiters, it takes 124.6 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.565 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
at least 9.18 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.565 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
124.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.23
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity