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Kepler-53 c is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 15.74 Jupiters and it takes 38.6 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2012.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2012
MASS
15.74 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
0.283 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
38.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit