6 Lyncis b

6 Lyncis b is a gas giant exoplanet that orbits a K-type star. Its mass is 1.881 Jupiters, it takes 2.5 years to complete one orbit of its star, and is 2.028 AU from its star. Its discovery was announced in 2008.
Planet Radius:
1.2 x Jupiter (estimate)
Planet Type:
  • Gas Giant
Discovery Method:
  • Radial Velocity
Planet Mass:
1.881 Jupiters
Discovery Date:
Orbital Radius:
2.028 AU
Orbital Period:
2.5 years
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