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HD 156279 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is at least 9.71 Jupiter, it takes 131.1 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.495 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2011.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2011
MASS
at least 9.71 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.495 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
131.1 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.708
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity