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70 Vir b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is at least 7.4 Jupiter, it takes 116.7 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.481 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 1996.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
1996
MASS
at least 7.4 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.481 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
116.7 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.399
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity