HIP 63242 is a star with 1.54 times the mass of the Sun, and NaN times its radius. It is located 510.29 light years away from the solar system.
HIP 63242 is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
HIP 63242 b was discovered by the Multiple Observatories observatory, in 2013-08, using the radial velocity method. Its semi-major axis is 0.56 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit. The mass of HIP 63242 b is 2919.240 times the mass of Earth. The radius of HIP 63242 b is 12.500 that of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, HIP 63242 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.