HD 62509 is a star with 2 times the mass of the Sun, and 8.9 times its radius. It is located NaN light years away from the solar system.
HD 62509 is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
HD 62509 b was discovered by the Multiple Observatories observatory, in 2006-10, using the radial velocity method. Its semi-major axis is 1.64 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit. The mass of HD 62509 b is 731.400 times the mass of Earth. The radius of HD 62509 b is 13.300 that of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, HD 62509 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.