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Kepler-279 d is a Neptune-like exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 37.5 Earth and it takes 54.4 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Neptune-like
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
37.5 Earth
PLANET RADIUS
0.277 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
54.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit