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Astronomers have discovered 16 more planets

October 5 2006
10:50

A new class of planets, for which a full rotation around its star, the sun takes less than one day, opened to U.S. researchers. Revealed the existence of these planets have been using the Hubble. The orbit of these planets is located closer to the star around which they revolve, than all the known planets.

Scientists say that 16 planets are in the fog, but dense on the number of stars near the Milky Way. Most of them are the size of Jupiter, the largest planet of the solar system. RSN reports

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