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K2-172 b is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is Unknown and it takes 14.3 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2018.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2018
MASS
Unknown
PLANET RADIUS
1.666 x Earth
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
14.3 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit