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CoRoT-3 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 21.66 Jupiter and it takes 4.3 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2008.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2008
MASS
21.66 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
1.01 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
4.3 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit