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Exoplanet WASP 17 b

Exoplanet WASP 17 b orbits star WASP 17 that lies 1315 light years away from the Sun. It weighs about 154.5 Earth masses and orbits its star much closer than Earth orbits Sun.
Sun distance
1315 light years

WASP 17 b

Star: WASP 17
icon distanceDistance from the star: 0.0515 AU
icon timeOrbit around star: 3.735485 days

Basic characteristic

icon weightMass: 154.5 M Earth | 0.4862 M Jupiter
icon radiusSize: 22.317 R Earth | 2 R Jupiter
icon densityDensity: 77 kg/m3 | 1 % Earth
icon temperatureTemperature: 6550 K | 6277 °C
icon discoveryYear of discovery: 2009 (transit)
Comparison to the Solar system planets
icon massMass: Jupiter (48.62 % Jupiter mass)
icon radiusSize: Jupiter (199.1 % Jupiter radius)
icon massDensity: Saturn (11 % Saturn density)
icon distanceDistance: Mercury (13 % Mercury distance)
Other designations of this exoplanet
Exoplanets around star WASP 17
Exoplanet WASP 17 b orbits star Class yellow-white star WASP 17, which has bigger mass than Sun. It is the only known exoplanet orbiting this star
WASP 17 b
| 0.05 AU
Star WASP 17
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