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HD 176986 c is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is at least 9.18 Earth, it takes 16.8 days to complete one orbit of its star, and is 0.11878 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2017.

PLANET TYPE
Gas Giant
DISCOVERY DATE
2017
MASS
at least 9.18 Earth
PLANET RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL RADIUS
0.11878 AU
ORBITAL PERIOD
16.8 days
ECCENTRICITY
0.111
DETECTION METHOD
Radial Velocity