AB Pic is a star with 0.9 times the mass of the Sun, and 1 times its radius. It is located 163.23 light years away from the solar system and is estimated to be 0.03 billion years old, as compared to the Sun which is roughly 4.6 billion years old.
AB Pic is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
AB Pic b was discovered by the Paranal Observatory observatory, in 2005-08, using the imaging method. Its semi-major axis is 260.00 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit. The mass of AB Pic b is 4293.000 times the mass of Earth. The radius of AB Pic b is 12.300 that of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, AB Pic b is a gas giant, a planet whose mass is mostly made up of hydrogen and helium, like Jupiter and Saturn in our solar system.