HATS-6b: Astronomers Discover Strange Saturn-like Exoplanet

An international group of astronomers from the United States, Australia, Chile, Germany, and Hungary, has discovered an extrasolar gas giant orbiting very close to a small cool star called HATS-6. HATS-6, also known as MASS 05523523-1901539, lies at a distance of 484 light-years from Earth. It is a 15th magnitude M-dwarf star, which is one [...] —> Read More