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XO-2 N b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 0.597 Jupiters, it takes 2.6 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.03673 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2007.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2007
MASS
0.597 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.019 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.03673 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
2.6 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.006
DETECTION METHOD
Transit