Astrophysics (index)

Gas Planet

(planet made largely of gas)

A Gas Planet is a planet made largely of gas, such as a Gas Giant. Gas Giants are well known, i.e., Jupiter and Saturn, but smaller gas planets have been recently discovered among Extra Solar Planets.

(planet type,exoplanets,gas)

Referenced by:
Extra Solar Planet
Inflated Radii
Lane-Emden Equation
Liquid Planet
Planet Type