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WASP-33 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 4.1 Jupiter, it takes 1.2 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.02555 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2010.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2010
MASS
4.1 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
1.497 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.02555 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
1.2 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit