Exoplanet Kepler-42 b

Exoplanet Kepler-42 b orbits star Kepler-42 that lies 131 light years away from the Sun. It weighs about 2.7 Earth masses and orbits its star much closer than Earth orbits Sun.
Sun distance: 130.8077 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
Exoplanet parameters
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Star: Kepler-42
icon weightMass: 2.7 M Earth
icon radiusSize: 0.76 R Earth | 0.1 R Jupiter
icon temperatureTemperature: 524 K | 251 °C
icon distanceDistance from the star: 0.0116 AU
icon timeOrbit around star: 1.213770 days
icon discoveryYear of discovery: 2011
Other designations of this exoplanet
2MASS J19285255+4437096 b, KIC 8561063 b, LSPM J1928+4437 b, Gaia DR2 2126556132093765888 b, KOI-961 b
Exoplanets around star Kepler-42
Exoplanet Kepler-42 b orbits star Class red dwarf Kepler-42, which has much lower mass than Sun. It is one of 3 known exoplanets orbiting this star.
Kepler-42 c
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Kepler-42 b
| 0.01 AU
Kepler-42 d
| 0.02 AU
Star Kepler-42