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K2-98 b is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 32.2 Earths, it takes 10.1 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0943 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2016.

PLANET TYPE
Neptune-like
DISCOVERY DATE
2016
MASS
32.2 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
0.384 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0943 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
10.1 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit