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Kepler-57 c is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 6.95 Jupiters and it takes 11.6 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2012.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2012
MASS
6.95 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.55 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
11.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit