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Artist's concept

1RXS J160929.1-210524 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 8 Jupiter, it takes 6505.9 years to complete one orbit of its star, and is 330 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2008.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2008
MASS
8 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
330.0 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
6505.9 years
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Imaging