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WASP-15 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 0.54 Jupiters and it takes 3.8 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2009.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2009
MASS
0.54 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.41 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
3.8 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit