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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 Telescope.


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

Referenced by:
Extra Solar Planet
Planet Type
Rocky Planet

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