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Kepler-422 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 0.43 Jupiter, it takes 7.9 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.082 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2014.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2014
MASS
0.43 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
1.15 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.082 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
7.9 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit