WASP-85 A is a star with 1.09 times the mass of the Sun, and 0.94 times its radius. It is located 462.77 light years away from the solar system.
WASP-85 A is known to have 1 exoplanets in orbit around it.
WASP-85 A b was discovered by the K2 observatory, in 2016-06, 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 WASP-85 A b is 402.270 times the mass of Earth. The radius of WASP-85 A b is 13.899 that of Earth. At more than 50 Earth masses, WASP-85 A 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.