Exoplanet WASP-76 b

Exoplanet WASP-76 b orbits star WASP-76 that lies 637 light years away from the Sun. It weighs about 292.5 Earth masses and orbits its star much closer than Earth orbits Sun.
Sun distance: 636.9736 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Exoplanet parameters
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Star: WASP-76
Mass: 292.474 M Earth
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0.9 M Jupiter
Size: 20.512 R Earth | 1.8 R Jupiter
Temperature: 2190 °K (1917 °C)
Distance from the star: 0.033 AU
Orbit around star: 1.809886 days
Year of discovery: 2013
Other designations of this exoplanet
2MASS 01463185+0242019 b, BD+01 316 b, AG+02 184 b, SAO 110122 b, 1SWASP J014631.86+024202.0 b, TIC 293435336 b, TYC 32-111-1 b, YZ 2 503 b
Exoplanets around star WASP-76
WASP-76 b
| 0.03 AU
Star WASP-76
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