HIP 65426 is a star with 1.96 times the mass of the Sun, and 1.77 times its radius. It is located 355.10 light years away from the solar system and is estimated to be 0.014 billion years old, as compared to the Sun which is roughly 4.6 billion years old.
HIP 65426 is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
HIP 65426 b was discovered by the Paranal Observatory observatory, in 2017-09, using the imaging method. Its semi-major axis is 92.00 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit. The mass of HIP 65426 b is 2862.000 times the mass of Earth. The radius of HIP 65426 b is 16.814 that of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, HIP 65426 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.