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Kepler-27 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 9.11 Jupiters, it takes 15.3 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.118 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2011.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2011
MASS
9.11 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
0.357 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.118 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
15.3 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit