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CoRoT-20 b is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 4.24 Jupiters, it takes 9.2 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0902 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2011.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2011
MASS
4.24 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
0.84 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0902 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
9.2 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.562
DETECTION METHOD
Transit