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The Relative Size of the Earth and Sun Next to Those of HD 97658 and HD 97658b

Caption: This image shows the relative size of the Earth and Sun next to those of HD 97658 (the star) and HD 97658b (the super-Earth exoplanet).

Credit: Jason Eastman and Diana Dragomir

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