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Planet takes 1 million years to orbit its sun

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Planet takes 1 million years to orbit its sun

Astronomers have identified what is believed to be the largest solar system ever discovered.
Located approximately 100 light years from Earth, the planet known as 2MASS J2126−8140 orbits its parent star – a small red dwarf – at a staggering distance of one trillion miles.

The planet is around 11 to 15 times the mass of Jupiter – a size that places it on the boundary between star and planet status – and takes one million Earth years to complete a single orbit.

See more at: http://www.unexplained-mysteries.com/news/290950/planet-takes-1-million-years-to-orbit-its-sun#sthash.EyOtZ7kc.dpuf