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Kepler-68 b is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 6.3566 Earths and it takes 5.4 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
6.3566 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
0.21 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
5.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit