50.2 MB (1.5 MB compressed)
5163 x 3397 pixels
43.7 x 28.7 cm ⏐ 17.2 x 11.3 in (300dpi)
DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Exoplanet and its parent star, computer artwork. An exoplanet is a planet outside of our own solar system. As of 2014, around 1,800 exoplanets have been discovered. This exoplanet is known as a Hot Jupiter. These are a class of exoplanets with similar characteristics to Jupiter, that orbit very close to their parent stars.
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