Astronomers spot gas giant exoplanet 13,000 light-years from Earth

April 15, 2015 11:03 AM

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Astronomers spot gas giant exoplanet 13,000 light-years from Earth

Peering deep into the orifices of our Milky Way galaxy using powerful telescopes, astronomers made an astonishing discovery that could shed more light on our galaxy.

Astronomers have discovered one of the farthest known exoplanets from Earth — a gas giant that is 13,000 light-years away.

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