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Exoplanet Wolf 359 b

Exoplanet Wolf 359 b orbits star Wolf 359 that lies 8 light years away from the Sun. It weighs about 43.9 Earth masses and orbits its star further than Earth orbits Sun.
Sun distance
8 light years

Wolf 359 b

Exoplanet
Star: Wolf 359
icon distanceDistance from the star: 1.845 AU
icon timeOrbit around star: 2938 days
icon timeEccentricity: 0.04

Basic characteristic

icon weightMass: 43.9 M Earth | 0.1381 M Jupiter
icon discoveryYear of discovery: 2019 (radial velocity)
Comparison to the Solar system planets
icon massMass: Neptune (256 % Neptune mass)
icon distanceDistance: Mars (121 % Mars distance)
Other designations of this exoplanet
CN Leonis b, Gliese 406 b, GJ 406 b, G 045-020 b, LTT 12923 b, LFT 750 b, LHS 36 b, GCTP 2553 b
Exoplanets around star Wolf 359
Exoplanet Wolf 359 b orbits star Class red dwarf Wolf 359, which has much lower mass than Sun. It is one of 2 known exoplanets orbiting this star.
Wolf 359 c
| 0.02 AU
Wolf 359 b
| 1.85 AU
Star Wolf 359
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