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Kepler-62 e is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 36 Earths, it takes 122.4 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.427 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
36 Earths
PLANET RADIUS
1.61 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.427 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
122.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit