WASP-planet

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An artist rendition of ‘hot Saturn’ WASP-96b. A distant observer would see WASP-96b blueish in colour, because sodium would absorb the yellow-orange light from the planet’s full spectrum. Image: Engine House VFX

Artist's drawing of WASP-96b

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