Exoplanet Gliese 588 b

Exoplanet Gliese 588 b orbits star Gliese 588 that lies 19 light years away from the Sun. It weighs about 2.4 Earth masses and orbits its star much closer than Earth orbits Sun.
Sun distance: 19.29957 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Exoplanet parameters
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Star: Gliese 588
icon weightMass: 2.4 M Earth
icon distanceDistance from the star: 0.049 AU
Other designations of this exoplanet
CD-40 9712 b, HIP 76074 b, LHS 397 b, LTT 6210 b, TYC 7844-1976-1 b, 2MASS J15321302-4116314 b
Exoplanets around star Gliese 588
Exoplanet Gliese 588 b orbits star Class red dwarf Gliese 588, which has lower mass than Sun. It is one of 2 known exoplanets orbiting this star.
Gliese 588 b
| 0.05 AU
Gliese 588 c
| 0.53 AU
Star Gliese 588