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GJ 536 b is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is at least 5.36Earths, it takes 8.7 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.06661 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2016.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2016
MASS
at least 5.36Earths
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.06661 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
8.7 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.08
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity