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Qatar-1 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 1.294 Jupiter, it takes 1.4 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.02332 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2010.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2010
MASS
1.294 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
1.143 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.02332 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
1.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit