Rose discovered exoplanet

Rose discovered exoplanet

At a distance of about 57 light years from Earth, astronomers have discovered a new planet purple. This is the second planet, the color of which can be observed directly, astronomers; the first was HD 189733b. No less striking is the fact that GJ 504b casts doubt on current theories of planet formation.

Rose discovered exoplanet

The new exoplanet proportionate to Jupiter, but more than four times its weight. At the moment, it is a planet with the lowest weight, the image that has managed to get itself through 8, 2-meter telescope Subaru Observatory in Hawaii. Astronomers believe that GJ 504b is one of the oldest exoplanet (approximate age ranges from 100 to 500 million years).