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Kepler-80 b is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 6.93 Earths, it takes 7.1 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0648 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2012.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2012
MASS
6.93 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
0.238 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0648 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
7.1 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit