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Kepler 226 c
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Exoplanet Kepler 226 c

Exoplanet Kepler 226 c orbits star Kepler 226 that lies 3278 light years away from the Sun. It weighs about 6.2 Earth masses and orbits its star much closer than Earth orbits Sun.
Sun distance
3278 light years

Kepler 226 c

Exoplanet, sub-neptune
Star: Kepler 226
icon distanceDistance from the star: 0.058 AU
icon timeOrbit around star: 5.349555 days

Basic characteristic

icon weightMass: 6.2 M Earth
icon radiusSize: 2.275 R Earth | 0.2 R Jupiter
icon densityDensity: 2920 kg/m3 | 53 % Earth
icon discoveryYear of discovery: 2014 (transit)
Comparison to the Solar system planets
icon massMass: Neptune (36 % Neptune mass)
icon radiusSize: Neptune (59 % Neptune radius)
icon massDensity: Mars (74 % Mars density)
icon distanceDistance: Mercury (15 % Mercury distance)
Other designations of this exoplanet
2MASS J19293027+4752515 c, KIC 10601284 c, KOI-749 c, WISE J192930.26+475251.5 c
Exoplanets around star Kepler 226
Exoplanet Kepler 226 c orbits star Class orange star Kepler 226, which has lower mass than Sun. It is one of 3 known exoplanets orbiting this star.
Kepler 226 b
| 0.05 AU
Kepler 226 c
| 0.06 AU
Kepler 226 d
| 0.08 AU
Star Kepler 226
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