Hottest Ever Exoplanet Discovered: WASP-12b - Universe Today
[/caption] Planets approximately the size of Jupiter orbiting close to their star in other systems are often referred to as “Hot Jupiters.” It would appear that a new classification is required: Very Hot and Very Fast Jupiters. WASP-12b is an exoplanet, about 50% more massive than Jupiter, orbiting a star (imaginatively called WASP-12) over 800 … Continue reading "Hottest Ever Exoplanet Discovered: WASP-12b"