Exoplanet 55 Cancri e

Over the last few years and with the great help of the amazing Kepler Space Telescope, we have discovered several new planets outside our Solar system, called exoplanets  Watch the video with all of them…

Above: Artist impression of 55 Cancri e, in the constellation Cancer, 40 light-years away from Earth.  Image credit NASA
A fly by of all known exoplanets around single stars, ordered roughly by semi-major axis of largest orbit. Designed to give the viewer an overview of the current distribution of exoplanets.

Open Exoplanet Catalogue