Kepler-37c is an extrasolar planet (exoplanet) discovered by the Kepler space telescope in February 2013.[1] With an orbital period of 21 days,[2] it is located 209 light years away,

Kepler-37c
Discovery
Discovery siteKepler Space Observatory
Discovery date2013
Transit
Orbital characteristics
0.1368+0.0011
−0.0014
AU
Eccentricity0
21.301886+0.000046
−0.000044
d
Inclination89.07+0.19
−0.33
StarKepler-37
Physical characteristics
Mean radius
0.742+0.065
−0.083
REarth

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Harwood, William. "Kepler telescope spots smallest exoplanet yet". Spaceflight Now Inc. Retrieved 25 February 2013.
  2. ^ Black, Charles. "NASA's Kepler discovers small planet system". SEN TV LIMITED. Archived from the original on 23 February 2013. Retrieved 25 February 2013.