Exoplanet

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Airtist's view gies an impression o hou commonly planets orbit the starns in the Milky Way.[1]

An exoplanet or extrasolar planet is a planet that orbits a starn ither than the Sun. Stairtin in 1988, an as o 16 August 2016, thare hae been 3,501 exoplanets in 2,623 planetar seestems an 592 multiple planetary seestems confirmed.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Planet Population is Plentiful". ESO. 11 January 2012. Retrieved 13 January 2012.
  2. Schneider, J. "Interactive Extra-solar Planets Catalog". The Extrasolar Planets Encyclopedia.