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HIP 70849 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is at least 9 Jupiters, it takes 47.5 years to complete one orbit of its star, and is 20.25 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2009.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2009
MASS
at least 9 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
20.25 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
47.5 years
ECCENTRICITY
0.715
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity