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Artist's concept

KIC 7917485 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is at least 11.8 Jupiter and it takes 2.3 years to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2016.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2016
MASS
at least 11.8 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
2.3 years
ECCENTRICITY
0.15
DETECTION METHOD
Pulsation Timing Variations