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Artist's concept

nu Oph c is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is at least 27 Jupiters, it takes 8.7 years to complete one orbit of its star, and is 6.1 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2012.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2012
MASS
at least 27 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
6.1 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
8.7 years
ECCENTRICITY
0.165
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity