Confirmed exoplanets discovered

Exoplanet and brown dwarf companions discovered to date as a function of their mass. They are flagged according to the observing technique used to detect them: yellow for transit, red for radial velocity (minimum mass), black for micro-lensing and pink for direct imaging. The planets of our Solar System are shown with grey pentagons.

Credit:

ESO/G. Chauvin

About the Image

Id:exoplanets_elt_large
Type:Artwork
Release date:16 September 2020, 12:29
Size:2197 x 1713 px

About the Object

Name:Exoplanets
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument
Category:ELT
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