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Kepler-406 c is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 2.71 Earth and it takes 4.6 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2014.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2014
MASS
2.71 Earth
PLANET RADIUS
0.85 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
4.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit