GJ 367b: super fast and ultra dense

GJ 367b: super fast and ultra dense
The planet GJ 367 b orbits its star once every 8 hours. It is half as heavy as Earth which makes ist one of the lightest exoplanets found to date. On the side facing the star, temperatures of at least 1300°C prevail.
Credit:

SPP 1992 (Patricia Klein)

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