The planet that is named CFBDSIR2149-0403, would appear online in astronomy and astrophysics. In order to find this planet, the astronomers took on a search party using Canada France Hawaii Telescope on Hawaii's Mauna Kea and the Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile. The co-author of the study Etienne Artigau of the University of Montreal talking about the planet, said, “This object was discovered during a scan that covered the equivalent of 1,000 times the [area] of the full moon.”
The study also showed that the planet was moving along with a similarly itinerant group of celestial objects, called the "AB Doradus moving group" - a collection of about 30 stars. Due to this, the astronomers were able to determine the age of the homeless planet and would be able to make further investigations about the planet's mass and temperature. They believe that the planet has a mass that is four and seven times that of Jupiter and has a temperature of 400C.
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