Exoplanet Proxima Centauri c
Exoplanet Proxima Centauri c orbits star Proxima Centauri that lies 4 light years away from the Sun.
It weighs about 7.8 Earth masses and orbits its star further than Earth orbits Sun.
Sun distance: 4.246455 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
K | -234
Distance from the star: 1.48
Orbit around star: 1928
Year of discovery: 2019
Other designations of this exoplanet
Alpha Centauri C c, CCDM J14396-6050C c, GCTP 3278.00 c, Gliese 551 c, HIP 70890 c, LFT 1110 c, LHS 49 c, LPM 526 c, LTT 5721 c, NLTT 37460 c, V645 Centauri c
Exoplanets around star Proxima Centauri
Exoplanet Proxima Centauri c orbits star Class red dwarf Proxima Centauri, which has much lower mass than Sun. It is one of 2 known exoplanets orbiting this star.
Star Proxima Centauri