(exoplanet orbiting a binary star)
Kepler-16b is a giant extra-solar planet
orbiting a binary star, i.e., in orbit around
the pair. The stars, Kepler-16A and Kepler-16B are
a K dwarf and an M dwarf, orbiting each other
at about 0.2 AU with a period of about 41 days.
(exoplanet,binary stars,gas giant,transit method)
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