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KELT-3 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a F-type star. Its mass is 1.477 Jupiter, it takes 2.7 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.04122 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2013.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2013
MASS
1.477 Jupiter
PLANET RADIUS
1.345 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.04122 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
2.7 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit