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Kepler-10 c is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 17.2 Earths and it takes 45.3 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2011.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2011
MASS
17.2 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
0.21 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
45.3 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit