The MOA-2011-BLG-293L Exoplanetary System
MOA-2011-BLG-293L is a star with 0.86 times the mass of the Sun, and 0.94 times its radius. It is located 25179.24 light years away from the solar system.
MOA-2011-BLG-293L is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
MOA-2011-BLG-293L b was discovered by the MOA observatory using the microlensing method. Its discovery was announced in 2012-08. Its semi-major axis is 1.10 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit.
The mass of MOA-2011-BLG-293L b is 1525.49 times the mass of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, MOA-2011-BLG-293L 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.