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WASP-117 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 0.2755 Jupiter, it takes 10 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.09459 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2014.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2014
MASS
0.2755 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
1.021 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.09459 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
10 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.302
DETECTION METHOD
Transit