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mega-Earth

(rocky planet ten times the size of Earth)

Mega-Earth is a term for a rocky planet (extra-solar planet) more massive than a super-Earth, i.e., at least ten times more massive than Earth. The first were found by Kepler.


(planet type,exoplanets)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mega-earth

Referenced by:
extra-solar planet
planet type
rocky planet

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