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HD 1461 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is at least 6.44Earths, it takes 5.8 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0634 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2010.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2010
MASS
at least 6.44Earths
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0634 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
5.8 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.172
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity