The DH Tau Exoplanetary System
DH Tau is a star with 0.33 times the mass of the Sun, and 0.27 times its radius. It is located 456.62 light years away from the solar system and is estimated to be 0.001 billion years old, as compared to the Sun which is roughly 4.6 billion years old.
DH Tau is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
DH Tau b
DH Tau b was discovered by the Subaru Telescope observatory using the imaging method. Its discovery was announced in 2005-02. Its semi-major axis is 330.00 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit.
The mass of DH Tau b is 3495.92 times the mass of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, DH Tau 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.