Super Earth Discovered

Posted by on Wednesday, February 15, 2017
astronomy, bubble nebula, cosmos

Astronomers from several countries have found 60 new planets.

They have also found one planet in particular that is causing quite the excitement.

It is described as a " hot super Earth with a rocky surface".

The planet is located in the fourth nearest star system to the sun, making it the third nearest planetary system.

The planet is located eight light-years from Earth.

However, the planet is too hot for any kind of life to exist on its surface.



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