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

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2012
MASS
6.95 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
1.55 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
11.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit