POTS-1 is a star with 0.69 times the mass of the Sun, and 0.59 times its radius. It is located 2439.51 light years away from the solar system.
POTS-1 is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
POTS-1 b was discovered by the La Silla Observatory observatory, in 2013-11, using the transit method. Its semi-major axis is 0.04 astronomical units, as compared to Earth's which is 1 astronomical unit. The mass of POTS-1 b is 734.580 times the mass of Earth. The radius of POTS-1 b is 10.548 that of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, POTS-1 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.