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WASP-156 b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 0.128 Jupiters, it takes 3.8 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.0453 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2017.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2017
MASS
0.128 Jupiters
PLANET RADIUS
0.51 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.0453 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
3.8 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.007
DETECTION METHOD
Transit