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WASP-31 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 0.478 Jupiters, it takes 3.4 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.04659 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2010.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2010
MASS
0.478 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
1.549 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.04659 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
3.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit