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K2-131 b is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 6.5 Earth and it takes 0.4 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2017.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2017
MASS
6.5 Earth
PLANET RADIUS
1.81 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
0.4 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.0
DETECTION METHOD
Transit